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Holiday Greetings From Russia, With Weirdness

Digital Agency Victory's Video Unites Darth Vader and a Talking Bear

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Agency holiday cards, once a note shoved in an envelope, have become a different thing altogether in our digital age, with more sophisticated shops taking the form and turning it into crazy Flash animations or epic video productions, like this one from AKQA that choreographed microwaves beeping the "Jingle Bells" tune. The Russian digital agency Victory went a different way. Though it opted for online video as well, the action is decidedly lo-fi madness, with appearances by a man in a bear costume, a man in a Darth Vader costume, fake snowflakes and other surreal shenanigans. An imaginary box of New York air to anyone who provides a translation.

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