Tag Archives: new zealand

Matt Gibbins of Hunter: the best from Down Under

Crikey. We’re in February already so trying to write some words about the best antipodean campaigns of 2014 is surprisingly much harder than I thought, especially when it’s blurred with the hustle and bustle of 2015. In fact, trying to ...

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Clemenger BBDO delivers for NZ road safety campaign

BBDO’s antipodean Clemenger empire packs a powerful creative punch and Clemenger BBDO New Zealand has delivered again with this hard-hitting film for the New Zealand Transport Authority. Everybody’s pro-road safety, until they get behind the wheel of a car. This ...

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VW and DDB London join line-up of world class ads at the Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is highlighting some terrific commercials including this one for Volkswagen from DDB London. Among other things it shows the power of music, in this case a version of the Beach Boys’ seminal ‘Wouldn’t it be nice’ ...

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South African duo Frank.net and FoxP2 offer New Zealand rugby ref Bryce Lawrence an offer he might refuse

The South Africans are still smarting after their defeat against Australia in the Rugby World Cup quarter finals last weekend but tell-it-like-it-is insurance company Frank.net and agency Fox P2 are trying to turn it to their advantage with this topical ...

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Rugby World Cup is missing a gem of an ad from William Lawson’s

What a shame Bacardi-Martini didn’t bring back this William Lawson’s ad from 2000 for this year’s Rugby World Cup. Confronting those haka-mad Kiwis with some vintage Braveheart would have been just the ticket. Even better if Scotland had qualified for ...

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