Ode to Joy

  • TVC
  • May 17, 2011
  • Ben Fahy

Greedy old advertising behemoth DDB makes it three in a row on TVC of the Week, following on from its two new ads for Volkswagen.

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Who's it for: Cadbury by DDB and Goodlife Films

Why we like it: It's easy to make an ad. It's much harder to come up with a strategy that might make people want to watch it. Or even get excited about it. And, through a series of cool experiential events over the summer, an ad that asked what joy sounded like and a website that solicited sonic input from the fans, that's exactly what DDB has done. And while this ad is a bit of a tease for the new song, it creates plenty of intrigue as to what it might sound like when it's released in July.

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Effies 2018: DDB shines golden, takes home Grand Effie and crowned Most Effective Agency of the Year

  • Awards
  • October 19, 2018
  • Georgina Harris
Effies 2018: DDB shines golden, takes home Grand Effie and crowned Most Effective Agency of the Year

Auckland’s Shed 10 was taken over by advertising and marketing folk last night, excited to celebrate the country’s most effective marketing campaigns at the 2018 NZ Effie Awards, organised by the Commercial Communications Council in association with TVNZ.

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