Topic: Peta

The World's Best Commercials, 2012-13 See the top 21 winners in Film and Film Craft from Cannes

It was a long haul of judging for Sir John Hegarty, Joe Pytka and their jury teams at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity last week. Hegarty's Film Lions jury…

June 25, 2013, 8:59 AM EDT

PETA's Incredibly Lifelike CGI Ape Begs You Never to Use Real Ones in Ads Again BBDO, The Mill, Adrien Brody deliver stunning spot

IDEA: PETA's new ad manages an uncanny trick. It frames a harrowing problem, and at the same time literally embodies the solution. The problem is the use of chimpanzees and other…

May 20, 2013, 7:02 AM EDT

PETA Looking to Spook Horse Racing Fans With This Ad at the Kentucky Derby Jockeying for position

The 139th Kentucky Derby takes place at Churchill Downs on Saturday. The spectacle is as much a soiree and fashion occasion as it is a prestigious horse race. Thousands will…

May 3, 2013, 2:25 PM EDT

PETA Urges Better Treatment of Arthropodal Killing Machines in Video Game Please be nice to the Zerg

PETA is planning to hand out anti-abuse pamphlets at the launch of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, urging gamers to respect the game's pixelated extraterrestrials known as The Zerg.…

March 13, 2013, 9:51 AM EDT

Joaquin Phoenix Is Drowning in PETA's Striking New Ad Actor relates to suffocation of fish

PETA claims that ABC declined to accept this Joaquin Phoenix ad for the upcoming Oscars telecast, deeming it too "political and controversial." It shows the Best Actor nominee "drowning," accompanied…

February 15, 2013, 9:09 AM EST

PETA Gets Itself in Yet Another Hairy Situation Joanna Krupa's latest ad

PETA's print ads are known for their insipid, lad-mag use of sexuality, but the visuals themselves are decent most of the time. Its new "Fur Trim" ad with Joanna Krupa…

November 15, 2012, 12:09 PM EST

PETA Ads With 'Hot' Women Could Run on Baltimore Fire Trucks And this isn't even PETA's idea

For those of you who don't follow Baltimore city politics (I live here, so I'm going to share my pain with you), city councilman William "Pete" Welch, best known around…

April 23, 2012, 11:53 AM EDT

Go Vegan and Knock Your Girlfriend Around a Bit, Says PETA Sexual antics leave woman in neck brace

Love hurts. Sometimes it stinks. Lots of folks have been holding their noses this week, thanks to a relationship-themed spot from PETA that seems to make light of violent sexual…

February 17, 2012, 9:06 AM EST

PETA Wings It With Save-the-Chickens Super Bowl Billboards Group counters with vegan recipes on website

Here is PETA's contribution to Super Bowl advertising—billboards asking you to pass on the chicken wings, and thus spare the chickens, on Super Bowl Sunday. Look at those cute little…

January 26, 2012, 9:19 AM EST