Messing with cinema classics is often a terrible idea, but it seems anything those CG M&M's are up to comes off as just plain charming. Here, in the "Help the M&M's Find Their Colors" campaign, Chris Johnson of Toronto's Topix reworks The Wizard of Oz, so Dorothy is surrounded by black and white candy as she recounts her colorful dream. But her Kansas looks like a pretty slow state-does she have time for a Snickers?
Client: M&M's Agency: BBDO/N.Y. CCO: Ted Sann ECD: Charlie Miesmer CD/CW: Susan Credle CD/AD: Steve Rutter CWAD: David DiRienz Agency Producer: Becky Friedman Director/Animation Director: Chris Johnson/Topix, Toronto Editor: Allison Gordon/Relish Music: DHMA