Walmart – Greenlight A Vet

Veterans Day is just around the corner, and we could not be more excited for our latest work with Walmart, Greenlight-A-Vet. America’s veterans are some of our nation’s bravest, hardest-working men and women. However, it’s hard to show them the appreciation they deserve when, back home and out of uniform, they’re more camouflaged than ever. Greenlight-A-Vet is a campaign to establish visible national support for our veterans by changing one light to green.

How to Get Involved:

Change one light to green in a visible location-on your porch, in your home, or at your office-and keep it glowing every day as a symbol of appreciation and support for our veterans. Then, share your support by taking a picture of your green light and posting it using the hashtag #greenlightavet.
Also, join us in NYC on November 11th in participating in the NYC Veterans Day parade!

Mount Franklin – The Nation's Hydration

Mount Franklin has launched a new brand campaign that takes a fresh, light-hearted look at the power of their ‘anti dry, pre-wetted, see through water’ created by Saatchi & Saatchi NZ, produced by Australian production company Finch and directed by Nick Ball.

The campaign features popular Aussie actor Josh Lawson and Australian media personality and ‘Mount Franklin’ Lightly Sparkling ambassador Jennifer Hawkins. Filmed in Sydney and surrounding locations, the TV, outdoor and digital campaign celebrates Mount Franklin’s status as one of Australia’s best known and loved brands.

Advertiser: Coca-Cola Amatil
Simon Edgar: Director – Marketing & Strategy
Victoria Fraser: Group Marketing Manager CCA Brands
Anne Joly: Marketing Manager Still and Lightly Sparkling
Kara Morrow: Senior Brand Manager Mount Franklin Still
Vince Lichaa: Assistant Brand Manager Mount Franklin

Creative Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi NZ
Corey Chalmers and Guy Roberts: Executive Creative Directors
Jane Oak: Head of Content
Paul Wilson: General Manager
Lucy Sparks: Account Director Murray Streets: Director of Strategy
Neville Stevenson: Art Director
Stefan Coory (Blockhead): VFX Supervisor Shane Taipari (Franklin Rd): Audio Production Jonathan Dreyfus: Composer

Production Company: Finch
Nick Ball: Director
Karen Bryson: Exec. Producer
Helen Morahan: Producer
Geoffrey Simpson: Director of Photography
Andrew Thompson (Method): Editor

Cheerios – Grandpa

Cheerios’ Latest Gem Is This Ad With a Grandpa Who Can No Longer Live Alone Matt Smukler directs another winner.

Client: Cheerios
Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi, New York
Chief Creative Officer: Jay Benjamin
Executive Creative Director: Peter Moore Smith
Creative Director: Johnnie Ingram
Copywriter: Brad Soulas
Vice President, Executive Producer: Dani Stoller
Producer: Ali Issari
Senior Vice President, Account Director: Emily Wilcox
Account Director: David Barone
Account Supervisor: Taylor Doyle
Business Manager: Christina Mattson
Production Company: Community Films
Director: Matt Smukler
Executive Producers: Carl Swan, Lizzie Schwartz
Line Producer: Lisa Shaw
Director of Photography: Tami Reiker
Editing: Beast
Editor: Jim Ulbrich
Producer: Sheena Wagaman

Toyota – Auris

With a nation-wide campaign in Germany, Toyota is launching its flagship in the C segment – the new Auris.

Scenes of a happy bromance: two friends, a road trip through magnificent landscapes and the joy of sharing an unforgettable experience. That’s the focal point of the new Toyota spot with the familiar buddies Jan-Josef Liefers and Axel Prahl. They are enjoying a relaxing drive in the mountains and are having fun without the need to exchange many words. Their playful ease is contagious. As the viewer, you find yourself imagining what it would be like to do the same thing with your own friends. But suddenly, the trip comes to an abrupt and dangerous end directly behind a serpentine curve. They are saved by another ‘friend’ on this road trip – the new Toyota Auris.

In the continuation of the campaign ‘A car like a friend’, the famous German actors Liefers and Prahl once again act as ambassadors for Toyota: this time, it’s for the freshly launched Toyota Auris. The two actors successfully highlight the Toyota brand values of ‘innovation’ and ‘reliability’. Saatchi & Saatchi Germany is responsible for the campaign.

“Liefers and Prahl are extremely authentic as testimonials for ‘friendship’. And that’s how we want the audience to see the new Toyota Auris: as a friend who is always there for you,” says Alexander Reiss, ECD at Saatchi & Saatchi. “While we communicated more general brand topics with the last road trip in May, we are now addressing the audience on a product level with safety features like Toyota Safety Sense or the reversing camera to demonstrate why the new Auris is a car like a friend,” continues Reiss.

Viewers experienced this for the first time on the 21st of September: in 30-second TV spots on channels with a high reach like RTL, SAT1, PRO7 and ARD as well as online as a pre-roll and on the Toyota websites. The film will continue in additional 60-second spots at cinemas and through social media.

Furthermore, large-format print ads and an 8-page insert in trade and consumer magazines like Auto Bild, Auto Motor Sport and Auto Test increase awareness of the new model. The campaign is accompanied by an extensive banner campaign, microsites, social media measures and a strategic communication concept for dealerships.

The Saatchi & Saatchi network has been creating global communication strategies for Toyota for 30 years. The campaigns developed and implemented in Germany include several ads with the actors Jan-Josef Liefers and Axel Prahl as well as the Aygo X-cite campaign with DJ Robin Schulz.

The 60-second ad is available under the following link: 

Resort World Manila – Cinema Roulette

She was expecting a casual movie night at Resorts World Manila’s Newport Cinemas. Instead, this woman ended up winning P1,000,000.00.

Cinema Roulette was a stunt created by Ace Saatchi & Saatchi, where movie-goers were surprised with a chance to win the huge cash prize. The entire cinema was dressed as a large roulette table. Before the movie began, the screen revealed the roulette wheel, and everyone’s seat number was included as a bet. Excitement filled the room when the ball began to spin and the winning moment was priceless.

This is the second leg of Resort’s World “World of Luck” series. Previously, a woman dining in a restaurant opened a fortune cookie which also granted her a million-peso reward. What could Resorts World and Ace Saatchi & Saatchi be planning next?

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Leica – Soul

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The film, shot in black and white and narrated in German, is a homage to the birthplace of Leica and gives a fleeting glimpse of the lives of a war photojournalist and his lover in 1955. Told from the POV of the photographer’s trustworthy Leica III, the story follows him to a conflict where his…

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TEDx – First Taste

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A short-film created for TEDxSydney shows the reaction of children as they have their first taste of gherkins, olives, and lemon. Saatchi & Saatchi Sydney Production company: Heckler Pty Ltd Director/CD: Matt Gilmour Executive Producer: Will Alexander Agency ECD: Damon Stapleton Agency Producer: Llew Griffiths Producer: Bonnie Law Director of Photography: Hugh Miller  

Toyota Corolla – Feels Good Inside

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Auckland – Toyota New Zealand and Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand have launched the all-new 2013 Toyota Corolla with a romantic story between a love-struck cat and a feel-good car. The Toyota Corolla ‘Feels Good Inside’. The campaign launched exclusively online to the Toyota Facebook community this week and then aired during Toyota’s partnership with “New…

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BGH – Dads In Briefs

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When the weather heats up, keep your rooms cool to avoid the embarrassment of dads in briefs. Del Campo Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, Buenos Aires, Argentina Executive Creative Director: Maxi Itzkoff, Mariano Serkin Creative Director: Ariel Serkin, Juan Pablo Lufrano Art Director: Nicolas Diaco, Ezequiel De Luca Agency Producer: Adrian Aspani, Ezequiel Ortiz Director: Nico…

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Lenovo – Those Who Do

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Made for the inspired thinkers who roll up their sleeves and make things happen. Saatchi & Saatchi New York Chief Creative Officer: Con Williamson Executive Creative Director / Art Director: Brian Carley Creative Director / Copywriter: Justin Ebert Director of Production: David Perry Executive Producer: Jerry Boyle Producer: Bob Shriber Production Co: ARF & Company…

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T-Mobile – Welcome Home

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Watch arriving passengers be given a welcome home to remember at Heathrow Terminal 5. Saatchi & Saatchi UK Creative Director: Paul Silburn, Kate Stanners Copywriter: Steve Howell Art Director: Rick Dodds Planner: Tom Gibson, Richard Huntington Account Handler: Laura Mills, Sarah Campbell, Clare Woolfenden, Charlie Pym TV Producer: James Faupel Media Buying Agency: Mediacom Media…

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Playstation – Victor

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Live in a state of play. Del Campo Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi Execuitve Creative Director: Maxi Itzkoff / Mariano Serkin Creative Director: Joaquin Espagnol / Miguel Usandivaras Agency Executive Producer: Adrian Aspani Producer: Lucila D’amico Account director: Joseph Baide Executive account : Reinier Suarez Regional Account Coordinator: Ana Bogni Production Company: Garlic Director: Marcelo Burgos…

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Toyota – Better Together

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It’s amazing when two work together as one. Saatchi & Saatchi Sydney Credits:  Production Company: Stink London Director: Ne-o Executive Creative Director: Steve Back Creative Director: David Bowman Art Director: Peter Galmes Copywriter: John McKelvey Agency Producer: Barbara Devlin  

Toyota Prius – Harmony

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Eye-catching spot showing a planet in harmony, with humanized clouds, fields and flowers bursting into song. Saatchi & Saatchi, Los Angeles Credits: ECD: Mike McKay CD: Andrew Christou Integrated Design CD: Ryan Jacobs ACD Art Director: Sean Farrell ACD Art Director: Tito Melega ACD Copywriter: Simon Mainwaring Senior Producer: Jennifer Pearse Production Coordinator: David Weaver…

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Vienna Insurance Company – Trucks

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Another in the series from Vienna Insurance, highlighting the benefits of a good night’s sleep. MUW Saatchi & Saatchi, Slovakia Credits: Client: Kooperativa Insurance, member of VIG Group Creative Director: Rasto Ulicny Art Directors: Radim Blaho Copywriters: Jozef Chmel, Katarina Kureckova, Rasto Michalik Account Handler: Roman Klubal Production company: AviStudio Director: Vlado Struhar Post-production company:…

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