Topic: Wes Anderson

Ad of the Day: Prada French love triangles never felt so good as in Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola's delightful short film

High-fashion ads shot by celebrity directors usually amount to little more than pretentious, narrative-starved ad-sturbation. Prada, though, often delivers something more, something refreshing for the category—a cool sense of style…

March 27, 2013, 1:15 PM EDT

Three's Company in Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola's New Prada Short Film Trio of Candy L'Eau teasers

From flatulence to fancy perfume, I've had a fragrant week at AdFreak. Prada has commissioned a short film by Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola to tout its Candy L'Eau scent.…

March 22, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT

10 Great TV Spots Directed by Wes Anderson Classics for Stella Artois, Ikea, AmEx and more

2012 is shaping up to be a big year for Wes Anderson. His new movie, Moonrise Kingdom, will open the Cannes Film Festival next month. And in his spare time,…

April 3, 2012, 12:33 PM EDT

The Spot: Sony's Inner Child How McCann's new global Xperia ad, directed by Wes Anderson, sprang from the mind of an 8-year-old

IDEA: To relaunch Sony Ericsson globally as Sony Mobile, McCann Worldgroup chose the theme "Made of Imagination." The point was to emphasize that Sony Xperia phones are designed imaginatively and…

March 28, 2012, 5:58 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Hyundai Wes Anderson brings his trademark visual style to zany spots for the 2012 Azera

Film buffs who happen to catch the new spots for the Hyundai Azera premiering during this Sunday's Oscars telecast might think the car manufacturer (which happens to be the official…

February 23, 2012, 2:00 PM EST

Wes Anderson, Brad Pitt make Japanese ad

The Japanese don't always make the best ads, but they do always get the top celebrities for them. Here we have an ad for Softbank, a big Japanese mobile-phone carrier,…

December 15, 2008, 1:38 PM EST

Wes Anderson Films a Goofy and Brilliant Ad for American Express Life on his film sets

I never saw The Life Aquatic, so I guess I'm a lapsed fan, but Wes Anderson's new commercial for American Express is really fantastic. Anderson prowls around a movie set, talking…

April 26, 2006, 10:32 AM EDT

It’s gotta be the shoes

Watching Wes Anderson’s The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou as an AdFreak family activity on Christmas Day, we were struck by the Zissou brand of clothes that were everywhere. Characters…

December 30, 2004, 1:58 PM EST