The results of the judging of the Creative Circle March 2007 entries has been announced.
An entire commercial has been shot from the knee down. Chicken Licken’s latest TV ad, directed by Leigh Ogilvie of Frieze Films and conceptualized by Network BBDO, depicts a funky lifestyle via a pair of shoes.
The Creative Circle has announced its nominees for the D&AD awards. The winners will be announced on 24 May.
The South African commercials industry will once again be showcased to the world at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival (Cannes, France 17 - 23 June) via South Africa Xposed (SAX).
Rob McLennan has been appointed as executive creative director for FCB Johannesburg. McLennan replaces Brett Morris who leaves the agency to take up a new position at Nando’s.
Environmetally aware consumers will be delighted to learn that PETCO (PET Recycling Company (Pty) Ltd), the plastics industry’s first joint initiative to self-regulate post consumer PET recycling, has unveiled a billboard campaign designed to encourage consumers to actively participate in PET recovery and recycling.
The UK-based advertising trade magazine Shots has named commercials director Keith Rose of Velocity Films as one of their top 100 most influential people in the history of Shots.
Members of the 54th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival Direct jury have been announced. South African Stuart Stobbs, Creative Director, Proximity#ttp is one of the jury members for Direct.
Sony Wega TV’s "Kick' directed by Adrian de sa Garces of Velocity Films for Tonic Communications has won Gold at the Dubai Lynx Awards which was held for the first time in March.
Commercials director Greg Gray of Velocity Films has been selected to be on the judging panel of the D&AD Awards.