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CINGULAR BAGS THE SASQUATCH

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Bagging the Sasquatch
Client: Cingular
Brand: Cingular Photo Phones
Title: "Sasquatch"
Agency: BBDO, New York

While he has long eluded standard cameras and videos, the Sasquatch has finally succumbed to the Cingular photo phone. After all, it's always ready to snap a picture, even along the wildest trail when confronting the strangest beast.

Smashing Good Holiday
Client: Dunkin' Donuts
Brand: Dunkin Donuts Coffee
Title: "Holiday Bonus"
Agency: Hill Holliday

Wreck your factory for Christmas. Surprise all your employees with bags of Dunkin' Donuts coffee beans.

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Meet the Creative Director
Client: Gap
Brand: Gap Christmas Lines
Title: "Trey Laird"
Agency: Laird & Partners
Trey Laird, creative director of Laird & Partners, explains the new 'Put a Little Love in Your Heart' Gap TV campaign. The spots are all feature different renditions of the 1969 hit song performed by nine different artists, including Al Green and Melissa Etheridge.
One of the New Spots
Client: Gap
Brand: Gap Christmas Lines
Title: "Love in Your Heart"
Agency: Laird & Partners

Offering a little love in the heart as well as fashion for the limbs, this is the first of the new Gap spots.

Silence Is Golden
Client: Best Buy
Brand: Best Buy Wireless Phones
Title: "Submarine"
Agency: Identity Arts

Running silent and deep, this movie screen trailer is both a theater announcement as well as a commercial for Best Buy, Sprint and Samsung.

Musical XUVs
Client: GMC
Brand: GMC Envoy XUV
Title: "Synchronized XUVs"
Agency: Lowe

This is a choreographed ode to GMC's new Envoy "XUV," a vehicle that combines features of an SUV and pickup truck. Watch a corps of dancers play music with the doors and drop-and-swing tailgates of the new hybrid.

Program the Husband
Client: Macy's
Brand: Macy's Christmas Shopping
Title: "Flashcards"
Agency: Lowe

Using flashcards in the morning bathroom, a wife drills her husband on what he needs to know for his Macy's Christmas shopping.

Lighted Nose Hair Trimmer
Client: Stamford Town Center
Brand: Christmas Shopping
Title: "Nose Hair"
Agency: re:think group, Stamford, Conn.

A wonderfully oddball juxtaposition of individual Christmas shoppers and the gifts they must find for others. It opens with a young woman who has scored the perfect lighted ear and nose hair trimmer. The regional TV campaign is for Stamford, Conn.'s largest shopping center.

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