Depressed About Having to Shave That Movember ‘Stache? Watch This and Feel Better

Harry's, Droga5 feel your pain

Dec. 1 will be a tough day for a lot of guys, including Dan. That Movember mustache, the object of so much spousal derision for weeks now, must come off. Shaving brand Harry's tries to lessen the blow in this amusing video from Droga5 in New York, in which a guy and his mustachioed, cool-but-not-cool alter ego come to terms with the day of reckoning in the morning mirror. Harry's is also going a step further by declaring Dec. 1 to be an invented holiday called "National Shave Day," and has built a whole site to promote it. Sure, that may be (literally) bald-faced marketing opportunism, but it could help ease the grief for guys nationwide on Sunday—as Harry's is partnering with barbershops and boutiques nationwide to give out free shaves and limited-edition razors.


Client: Harry's

Agency: Droga5, New York

Production Company – Arts & Sciences

Director – Tom Scharpling

DOP – Paul Yee

Production Designer – Ada Smith

Producer – Rob Hatch-Miller

Producer – Puloma Basu

Executive Producer – Mal Ward

Executive Producer – Marc Marrie

Editorial – Production Company Productions

Editor – Rob Hatch-Miller

Post Production – The Room / Lively Group

VFX Supervisor – Russell Mack

Color – Benjamin Murray

Sound – Silver Sound

Mixer – Ted Robinson

Sound Design – Dan Dzula