20th August 2013
Six of the best creative commercials
Title of film: Wish Clouds, There's Something Not Right About Jane directed by Ari Merkin
Loads of rhyme and reason in this week's line-up of the world's very best in advertising films

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Wish Clouds, There’s Something Not Right About Jane directed by Ari Merkin, Supply and Demand

John Lewis, Things Matter directed by Dougal Wilson, Blink

Southern Comfort, Karate directed by Tim Godsall, Biscuit Filmworks LA

Barclays, Thank You directed by Benito Montorio, Blink

Coca Cola, Grandpa directed by Andy Fogwill, Landia

SkodaIndia, Grandma directed by Sushma Joseph, Mumbai


Wish Clouds, There’s Something Not Right About Jane


Advertising Agency: Ten, USA

Copywriter: Ari Merkin

Account Services: Mike Brady, Betsy DiCarlo

Project Manager: Audrey Sianko

Production Company: Supply and Demand Inc.

Director: Ari Merkin

Executive Producers: Tim Case, Charles Salice, Kira Carstensen

Head of Production: Nathan de la Rionda

Head of Post Production: Charleen Manca

Line Producer: Steve Ross

DP: Neil Shapiro

Art Director: Greg Blair

Casting: Joe Blake

Editorial: Beast

Editor: Stephane Pereira

EP: Jerry Sukys

Head of Production: Darby Walker

Assistant Editor: Ryan Dahlman

Graphics: ODD NY

Colorist: Jerry Steele / Steele

VFXOnline Conform: Steele VFX

Executive Producer: Jo Steele

Pablo Artist: Jerry Steele

Original Music by HumanMix: 740 Sound


John Lewis, Things Matter

Director: Dougal Wilson
Production Company: Blink
Executive Producer: James Bland
Producer: Ewen Brown
Production Manager: Josh Smith
Agency: adam&eve DDB
Creative Directors: Ben Tollett and Emer Stamp Creative: Simon Lloyd and Christine Turner Agency Producer: Sophie Smith
DOPs: Lasse Frank and Toby Howell
Art Director: Andy Kelly
Editor: Joe Guest at Final Cut
Post Production: MPC
VFX Supervisor: Tom Harding
Audio: Anthony Moore at Factory Studios Music: Finger Music

Head animator: Mark Waring
Animator: Tobias Fouracre
Animator: Kevin Walton
Animator: Tom Edgar
Assistant Animator: Dan Gill
Animation Rigger: Andy Gent
Animation Rigger: Richard Blakey
Animation Rigger: Robin Jackson
Animation Rigger: Andre Niemann


Southern Comfort, Karate

Agency: W+K NEW YORK
Executive Creative Directors    Scott Vitrone and Ian Reichenthal
Creative Director    Jimm Lasser
Creatives    Nick Kaplan and Jeff Dryer
Producer    Orlee Tatarka
Head of Business Affairs    Sara Jagielski
Head of Content Production    Lora Schulson
Account Team    Toby Hussey, Molly Friedman
Strategic Planner    Ben Alter
Digital Strategist    Marshall Ball

Production Company    Biscuit Filmworks LA
Director    Tim Godsall
Executive Producer    Holly Vega

Managing Director  Shawn Lacy
Line Producer    Rick Jarjoura
Director of Photography    Darko Suvak

Editorial Company    Mackenzie Cutler
Editor    Gavin Cutler
Assistant Editor    Ryan Steele
Post Executive Producer    Sasha Hirschfeld

VFX Company    The Mill
VFX Head of Production    Sean Costelloe
VFX Producer    Orlaith Finucane
Lead Flame Artist    Jade Kim
VFX Supervisor    Peter Smith, Peter McAuley

Song    “I’m a Fool to Care”
Artist    Les Paul & Mary Ford
Music Supervisor    Andrew Charles Kahn
Music Supervision Company    Good Ear Music Supervision 

Mix Company    Sonic Union

Mixer    Steve Rosen


Barclays, Thank You

Director: Benito Montorio
Production Company: Blink Executive Producers: James Bland Producer: Josh Barwick
Production Manager: Ellie Britton Agency: BBH
Creative Director: Nick Gill Creatives: Vix Jagger and Ric Hooley Agency Producer: Peter Montgomery DOP: Steve Annis
Art Director: Andy Kelly
Editor: Andy McGraw at Stitch
Post Production: MPC
VFX Supervisor: Scott Griffin
Audio: Jack Sedgwick at Wave


Coca Cola, Grandpa

Director: Andy Fogwill

Production: Landia

DoP: Juan Carlos Ferro

Head of Global Production: Veronica Beach

Post Production: Wolf VFX

Advertising Agency: David, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Executive Creative Director: Joaquin Cubria

Creative Director: Luciano Calio

Art Director: Richard Casal

Copywriter: Juan Javier Pena

Producer: Alejandro Falduti


Skoda, Grandma


Advertising Agency: BBH, India

Chief Creative Officer: Russell Barrett

Executive Creative Director: Puneet Kapoor

Creative Director: Manish Darji

Copywriter: Yohan Daver

Art Director: Manish Darji

Agency Executive Producer: Hitesh Kalia

Agency Executive Producer: Sushma Joseph

Account Director: Anirban Mukherjee

Planner: Kanishk Kabiraj

Director: Sushma Joseph

Sound: Rahul Kamath

Account manager: Suravi Pradhan

Online Editor: Amit Chitnis