TVCs of the Week: 21 January

  • TVC of the Week
  • January 21, 2014
  • Ben Fahy
TVCs of the Week: 21 January

Who's it for: Sky by DDB and the Sweet Shop

Why we like it: It's certainly no Close Calls compilation 2013, but it shows the power—and potential danger—of the broadcaster's long-awaited mobile app and website Sky Go. Plus, it's got a dog in it. And everyone knows the power of dogs in advertising. 

Who's it for: TAB by Sugar & Partners and Robber's Dog

Why we like it: Fishing is often a bit of gamble and, like some kind of modern day Ahab, a hirsute and rather nautical-looking John Leigh shows that gambling is also a little bit like fishing. 

Who's it for: The Great Food Race by MediaWorks' inhouse team and Ryan Heron

Why we like it: Combining racing and food is always entertaining, as footage of hot dog-eating competitions attests. And there's plenty of energy in this well-made promo for the network's new food competitive show. 

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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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