TVC of the Week: 10 July

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  • July 10, 2012
  • Ben Fahy
TVC of the Week: 10 July

Who's it for: Z by Assignment Group and Exposure

Why we like it: Surely the best child stars since Mitre 10's 'sandpit'. It had me at the eyebrow raise. And as well as the cute factor, it also does a good job of explaining Z's main point of difference.

Who's it for: Civil Defence by Clemenger BBDO and Robber's Dog

Why we like it: While Z went for the scripted approach, this spot for Get Thru decided to let the impromptu gems flow freely. And 'earthquakes cause salamis' would have to be up there for line of the year.

Who's it for: Pak 'N' Save by DraftFCB

Why we like it: Like George Clooney, leather jackets and vintage carpet, Stickman just seems to get better with age.

Who's it for: MasterCard by McCann Sydney and Robber's Dog

Why we like it: After a glut of rugby ads last year, it's quite nice to see a few of our favourite All Blacks back on screen spruiking sponsors' products, especially when they're being violated by the world's most annoying fan. Who's it for: Australia's Libraries by The Sweet Shop. 

Why we like it: The ad is only running in Australia, but Circuitt is a Kiwi lad, and this beautiful animated spot does a good job of showing the child-occupying joys that can be found within the country's often overlooked public libraries. Actor and author William McInnes, patron of the National Year of Reading, voiced the film.

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Survivor New Zealand ups the ante for season two campaign

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  • April 20, 2018
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Survivor New Zealand ups the ante for season two campaign

‘There is a Survivor in all of us’ according to TVNZ’s latest campaign for the second season of Survivor New Zealand, which will start on Sunday at 7pm. And after whispers the show may not return after the first season struggled to retain its audience, the new season has been rejigged and is filled with comical controversy.

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