24th July 2014
Six of the best creative commercials
Title of film: Normal, Ear Tailor
Director: Jun Diaz
Wonderful ads with no football in between

Normal, Ear Tailor directed by Jun Diaz, Smuggler

BT Sport, Jose Mourinho directed by Martin Werner, Academy Films

Old Spice, Soccer directed by Tom Kuntz, MJZ

Chambord, Flamingo directed by Nick Gordon, Somesuch & Co

Apple MacBook Air, Stickers created by TBWA Media Arts Lab

Weird Al Yankovic, Word Crimes (commercial? well, it’s promoting his latest album Mandatory Fun)


Normal, Ear Tailor

Advertising Agency: Partners & Spade

Executive Creative Director: Anthony Sperduti

Creative Directors: Griffin Creech, Christine Gignac

Producer: Gulshan Jeffrey

Production Company: Smuggler LA

Director: Jun Diaz

Executive Producer: Lisa Tauscher

Producer: Ray Leakey

Editorial Company: Cut + Run

Editor: Akiko Iwakawa

Assistant Editor: Adam Bazadona

Executive Producer: Raná Martin

Producer: Melati Pohan

Color Correct: Company 3

Colorist: Damien Van der Cruyssen

Producer: Katie Andrews

VFX/Conform/Online Facility: Cut + Run

Online Editor: Joseph Grosso

Assistant Editor: Matthew Dolven

Online Producer: Julia Williams

Audio Post: Heard City

Mixer: Cory Melious

Sound Design/Music Production Company: Q Department

Sound Designer/Composer: Drazen Bosnjak


BT Sports ‘Jose Mourinho’ & ‘Handball’

Production – Academy Films

Director – Martin Werner

Producer – Cathy Green

Agency – AMV BBDO

Creatives – Phil Martin / Colin Jones

TV Producer – Greg Kates

DOP – Darran Bragg

Editor – Scott Crane @ The Quarry

Post – The Mill


Chambord, Flamingo

Creative Agency Wieden + Kennedy
ECD Tony Davidson / Kim Papworth
Creative Director Scott Dungate
Creative Sophie Bodoh / Ben Everitt
Group Account Director Paulo Salomao
Account Director Matt Owen
Account Manager Sophie Lake
TV Producer Jo Charlesworth
Agency Exec Producer Danielle Stewart
Film Production Somesuch & Co
Director Nick Gordon
Producer Malachy McAnenny
Executive Producer Sally Campbell
Photography Mathieu Plainfossé
Editor Dominic Leung @ Trim
VFX Tom Harding @ MPC
Colourist Aline Sinquin @ MPC
Sound Design Sam Ashwell / Andy Humphreys @ 750MPH