Topic: Brazil

Johnnie Walker Awakens a Gentle Giant in Brazil Neogama BBH spot stirs national pride

With more than 300,000 YouTube views in five days, this Johnnie Walker spot from Brazil, via ad agency Neogama BBH, showing a rock giant rising from Sugar Loaf Mountain in…

October 12, 2011, 8:09 AM EDT

Gisele Lingerie Ads Slammed in Brazil for Being Sexist What's wrong with being sexy?

Gisele Bündchen offends me. She's preternaturally beautiful, she used to date Leonardo DiCaprio, and she's a multimillionaire entrepreneur. What's not to hate? While that list of reasons is long, it…

September 30, 2011, 3:28 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Burger King UFC's Anderson Silva belts out his high-pitched love for the Mega BK Stacker

There's nothing funnier than a very manly man doing very un-manly things—or at least, advertisers seem to think so, given how often that theme pops up in ads. Ogilvy Brazil…

September 1, 2011, 2:11 PM EDT

Popcorn and Pitted Olives: The Heights of Human Innovation VitaminWater video marks moments that made life better

"Life of a Man,” evidently the brainstorm of designer Pedro Hefs at Brazilian filmmaking shop Coletivo Centro, is a kaleidoscopic journey of color and weird narration, explaining how small tweaks…

August 22, 2011, 7:56 AM EDT

350,000 Post-it Notes Used in Shoe Brand's Stop-Motion Film

Here's a project that's not just for squares. 3M's Post-it notes have been used in stop-motion animated films before, but Brazilian shoe brand Melissa takes the technique to a massive…

August 5, 2011, 8:56 AM EDT

Nissan Offers Horsepower, Not Damn Singing Ponies

Here's your crazy car commercial of the day—a spot from Nissan Brazil (by Lew'Lara\TBWA in São Paulo) in which the hood of a rival vehicle is popped open to reveal…

August 1, 2011, 12:51 PM EDT

If Running Is an Addiction, Nike Wants to Be Your Dealer

Imagine a trailer for a horror flick about heroin junkies. Then pretend it's a commercial for Nike running gear. That's pretty much the gist of this creepy, compelling spot from…

July 22, 2011, 1:10 PM EDT

Brazilian Shop Loses Cannes Lion Won for Bogus Kia Pedophilia Ad

It took long enough, but Cannes organizers are finally rescinding the Silver Lion in Press awarded to a notorious pedophilia-themed Kia ad, created by Brazilian agency Moma Propaganda, that the…

July 21, 2011, 8:25 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Nike W+K goes local for Copa America

Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam’s “Write the Future” campaign for Nike, which ran during the 2010 World Cup, has been more or less celebrated to death. Yesterday, the shop put out…

July 7, 2011, 5:08 PM EDT

StrawberryFrog Brazil Adds CCO Mauro Perez to help manage growing Sao Paolo outpost

StrawberryFrog Brazil has named Mauro Perez its first chief creative officer, to help oversee a growing client portfolio and team, the Sao Paolo outpost has announced. 

It's something of a return…

June 15, 2011, 7:16 AM EDT