Irish Advertising Showcase: Check out The Most Exciting New Advertising from Ireland
Three – The Loneliest Whale
Dublin agency Boys and Girls headed to Norway with director Tom Tagholm for to tell the true story of a whale that’s voice cannot be heard by its fellow whales.
RSA – Don’t Look Back
This heart breaking campaign for Road Safety Ireland from Irish International BBDO is all about concise and simple storytelling that has a huge emotional impacts.
Heineken – The Jonah Lomu Machine
Why did Rothco hide New Zealand All Blacks player Jonah Lomu into a Dublin pub for Heineken? Find out in this playful pre-rugby world cup film that’s gone global.
Aldi – Compliments
When we talk about Irish storytelling and comedy *this* is what we’re talking about.
Safefood – It’s Bedtime
McCann Blue and Piranha Bar’s Gavin Kelly tackle childhood obesity in this subtle spot that uses motion capture to conjure up a sad tale of unhealthy sleep habits.
UPC – Pixie
A playful shaggy dog story from Irish International and director Pete Linski.
Daintree – Shred of Decency
Rothco won its first ever Bronze Lion at Cannes with a disarming project in support of marriage equality. They turned homophobic propaganda and lies spread by the ‘no’ camp into confetti, which was sold in a local stationery store.
Lidl – Choose to Live a Little
We’re suckers for a hunky fireman, particularly if he comes with an Irish accent. Chemistry ramp up the smut factor with this cheeky spot.
Three – All it takes is everything
Boys and Girls’ epic campaign for Three’s sponsorship of the Irish rugby team ahead of the 6 Nations tournament this year got a lot of fans in the LBB HQ.
Today FM – The Horse
Director Simon Levene and production company Sweet Media got up to some horseplay (sorry, we couldn’t resist) in this amusing spot for Irish radio station Today FM.
Hailo – Taxi Stunts
First there was the ‘heterophobic taxi driver’ and then there was the 3-year old cabby… agency Guns or Knives has been terrorising the streets of Dublin with it’s hilarious stunts for taxi app Hailo.
Carwow.co.uk – The Wheel-o-trope
We’re big fans of the work that Rothco has done for AIB’s sponsorship of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) – including their documentary for Irish TV. But we’ll leave you with this more recent, mixed media animation from Rothco and Piranha Bar.