TVCs of the Week: 14 August

  • TVC
  • August 14, 2012
  • Ben Fahy
TVCs of the Week: 14 August

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_F0KUB0puoWho's it for: Telecom by Saatchi & Saatchi and Robber's Dog

Why we like it: You'd be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't like turtles. And cute children are always popular in the world of advertising. Combine the two and you could almost confuse this for the Telecom of old. For our money, one of the year's best.  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h53c-CKeqIE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZpHj9ny-ZoWho's it for: Quickflix by Y&R and Finch

Why we like it: Owls would give turtles a run for their money in the most-loved animal stakes. And you can't really go wrong with zombies these days either. Boxes ticked for amusement and explanation.  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=it7hr78HLKgWho's it for: Pink Batts by DDB and Thick as Thieves 

Why we like it: It's tough to follow up one of New Zealand advertising's most memorable characters, but DDB and Pink Batts have given it a good nudge to mark 50 years in New Zealand with a new take on the kids' game 'hot or cold'. 

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Freeview broadens its service, offers access to on-demand

  • July 1, 2015
  • Holly Bagge
Freeview broadens its service, offers access to on-demand

Far gone are the days where we got to the best point in our television show only to hear “cccsssshhhh” and see our screens produce an unnerving display of black and white fuzz as we frantically wrestled our bunny ear aerials into the most awkward and weird positions to get the picture back (only to have missed the best part). Luckily this hasn’t been a problem for a while, and our options for viewing television are always getting better, and today Freeview announced the launch of its new digital TV platform, FreeviewPlus, which allows Kiwis with the right technology to access on-demand video on new smart televisions.

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