This new John Lewis Christmas spot with Elton John is tearing up the internet.

by / November 16, 2018 / John Lewis is known for its incredible Christmas spot every year. This latest one, featuring Elton John is quite the epic. It's a fantastic concept backed by amazing production with a spot-on perfect end line as a kicker. This is really wonderful stuff. And with close to 5.5 million views in 2 days, the internet seems to agree. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mNbSgMEZ_Tw[Read More]

Portal A Taps Popular YouTube Creators for Two Original Series

by / November 15, 2018 / Interesting stuff going on over at Portal A. They've greenlit two new pilots as part of a program designed to bring innovative show formats directly to fans. Under the new banner “Moonshots”, the studio plans to fund, produce, and release a series of projects in 2019. “Some of the most groundbreaking series in recent memory – from Insecure to Broad City – have come as a result of creat[Read More]

Cost Plus World Market and barrettSF Reveal Perfect Gift for Santa

by / November 13, 2018 / barrettSF is launching its second holiday marketing campaign for Cost Plus World Market. Driven by the tagline “Gift Thoughtfully,” the spot showcases a cute-as-a-button kid looking for Santa's favorite cookie... and finding something even better to gift. “This year we wanted to tap into that energy that goes into finding the ‘perfect gift’,” said Cost Plus World Market CMO Adrian St[Read More]

One of the strangest commercials you’ll see.

by / November 13, 2018 / This has been out for more than a year, but it's getting another look thanks to a new media run. "Trumpy Bear" is possibly one of the strangest commercials we've seen in a long time. From the comical voice over, bizarre "storm" metaphor and goofy bear to the suggestion to use it at a funeral and the off-the-charts crazy testimonials, we just can't stop laughing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9[Read More]