February 19, 2021
L.A.-based director Nate Townsend suffered a tragic loss when his father, Tom Townsend, the veteran ad man and co-founder of St.
February 08, 2021
This year, while it may be difficult for families to come together to celebrate Lunar New Year, Panda Express tells a sweet story of connection—not just with your closest loved ones, but across cultures.
Storm Smith on amplifying the voice of the Black Deaf community in the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others
February 08, 2021
For Black History Month, Ad Age is turning to industry leaders to help share stories of creative excellence and inspiration across the spectrum of talents in advertising and marketing.
January 18, 2021
When Fulton Street, the heart and soul of the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood in Brooklyn, was covered from sidewalk-to-sidewalk with a Black Lives Matter Mural, it was a statement no one could ignore. But then something unexpected happened.
October 21, 2020
Temptations Cat Treats, with the help of Adam&Eve/DDB, is debuting the first horror film for felines, fittingly called "Scaredy Cat." The four-minute video, according to the brand's parent, Mars Petcare, employs "specific soun
Facebook's heartbreaking film celebrates a shuttered small business that strives to keep others going
September 15, 2020
A heartbreaking film from Facebook looks back on the history of beloved New York Irish pub and restaurant Coogan’s.
August 12, 2020
Alia Shawkat (“Arrested Development,” “Search Party”) has always shined in roles with a skewed perspective. In a new spot from Fred & Farid Los Angeles for webcomic site WEBTOON, she obsesses over someone she can’t interact with.
June 29, 2020
Fewer than 10 of the 54 Commonwealth member countries—which include the U.K., Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Belize, Nigeria, Jamaica, Fiji, Kenya, The Bahamas and others—have legislation that recognizes, prevents and punishes hate crimes agai
May 01, 2020
With the office video call now part of daily life for many of us, Zoom meetings are ripe for satire. We'd love to see "The Office" do one (U.S. or U.K.
March 05, 2020
A new short film for Nike Football profiles Bobby Kasanga, an inspirational London soccer coach who reflects on his time in prison after being a gang member. After his incarceration, he went on to set up a club for kids in his community.
January 22, 2020
Volvo puts the spotlight on inspirational bird conservationist Professor Carl Jones in its latest environmental short, part of its "Defiant Pioneers" channel sponsorship with U.K. broadcaster Sky Atlantic.
December 05, 2019
A lot of warm and fuzzies had been flying around in the steady stream of holiday messages in December, but this short film that debuted among them, from filmmaker Matthew A. Cherry, is sure to be an enduring love story for the ages.
October 28, 2019
U.K. burger brand Rustlers has taken an unusual approach to celebrating the 150-year anniversary of the burger in its latest quirky campaign by Droga5 London.
August 09, 2019
Yorgos Lanthimos, director of “The Favourite” and “The Lobster,” is best known for films set in surreal, sometimes bizarre worlds populated by deadpan protagonists with dark secrets.