28th May 2013
Six of the best creative commercials
Title of film: The Army, Boots
Director: Simon Ratigan
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The Army, Boots directed by Simon Ratigan, HLA, London

Audi SQ5, Style & Substance directed by Saam Farahmand, Rogue, London

Getty Images, 85 Seconds directed by Joao Simi and Marcos Kotlhar, Zola, Brazil

Twistos, Frog directed by Armando Bo and Javier Usandivaras, Rebolucion, Buenos Aires

Vodafone, Lake directed by Frédéric Planchon, Academy, London

VW,Lucky Man directed by Matthijs van Heijningen, MJZ, LA



The Army, Boots

Director: Simon Ratigan

Production: HLA

Agency: JWT

Agency Producer: Carley Reynolds

Creatives: Giles Hepworth & Bill Hartley

Colourist: Paul Harrison at FinishPost

Producer: Fi Kilroe

Flame Artists: Steve Murgatroyd, Jason Watts & Judy Roberts.


Audi SQ5, Style & Substance  


Agency : BBH
Agency Producer: James Laughton
Creative Director: Ian Heartfield
Copywriter: Thomas Drew
Art Director: Uche Ezugwu
Director: Saam Farahmand
Production Company: Rogue Films, London
Producer: Sophie Weldon
Director of Photography: Lasse Frank
Post Production & City: The Mill, London
Editor & Company: Paul Hardcasatle, Trim


Getty Images, 85 Seconds

Client: Almap BBDO

GDC: Getty Images
GDC: Marcelo Serpa
GDC: Luiz Sanches
CDs: Andre Kassu, Marcuos Medeiros, Renato Simoes,  Bruno Prosperi
Creatives: Marcos Kotlhar, Sophie Schoenburg
Agency Producers: Vera Jacinto, Rafael Motta, Charles Nobili
Production company: ZOLA
Directors: Joao Simi and Marcos Kotlhar
Head of Art: Gustavo Vokos
Motion: Marco Kotlhar, Joao Simi, Daniel Lemos, Rafael Franca
Music: Satelite
Music Producers: Kito Siqueira, Roberto Coelho
Editors: Beto Araujo, Sacha Bastos
 Executive Producer: Jimmy Palma
Post: Clan VFX
Producers: Amelinha Lobo, Pedro Bueno

Twistos, Frog

Agency: Bbdo Argentina

Agency Producers: Rodrigo Lema, Veronica Zeta

Executive Creative Directors: Rodrigo Grau, Ramiro Rodriguez Cohen

Creative Director: Gabriel Huici

Copywriter: Andrés Aguilar

Art Director: Bruno Barbosa

Production: Rebolucion

Directors: Armando Bo And Javier Usandivaras

Executive Producers: Patricio Alvarez Casado And Ezequiel Ortíz

Producer: Alejandro Rossi Bunge

Post Production: Bitt Animation & Vfx


Vodafone,  Lake  


Agency: Grey London

Executive Creative Director: Nils Leonard

Creative Director: Jonathan Marlow

Agency Producer: Ange Eleini

Production Company: Academy

Director: Frédéric Planchon

DOP: Alex Barber

Editor: Sam Rice-Edwards

Post-production: The Moving Picture Company


Audio post-production: Factory

Grade: MPC  (Jean-Clement Soret)


VW,Lucky Man 


Agency: Deutsch

Group Creative Directors: Michael Kadin, Matt Ian

Creative Director: Mark Peters

Associate Creative Director: Ryan Scott

Senior Art Director: Paul Oberlin

Senior Copywriter: Matt Sherman

Director of Integrated Production: Vic Palumbo

Director of Content Production: Victoria Guenier

Executive Integrated Producer: Jim Haight

Production Company: MJZ, LA

Director: Matthijs van Heijningen

Executive Producer: Scott Howard

Line Producer: Betsy Oliver

Editorial: Union Editorial, LA

Editor: Jono Griffith

Assistant Editor:  Andy Trecki

Executive Producer:  Michael Raimondi

Producer:  Joe Ross