Can You Guess Who's Behind This Adorable Father's Day Ad?

Real-Life Families Feature in Delta's Spot

Published On
Jun 16, 2016

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Can you guess who's behind this adorable Father's Day ad?

The spot features quiet, charming moments of ordinary dads holding their babies and kids up in the air, like airplanes, backed by a beautifully spare piano track.

Created out of Wieden & Kennedy, New York, the spot ends with the words, "To all the pilots on the ground, Happy Father's Day."

If you haven't already guessed, it's an ad from Delta, and it was shot by director/ producer husband and wife team The Mercadantes (whose work includes last year's amazing film Breath). The footage features all real-life families.

Credits

Date
Jun 16, 2016
Agency:
Wieden & Kennedy - New York
Director:
The Mercadantes
Brand:
Delta
Client:
Delta
Client Contact:
Julieta McCurry
Executive Creative Director:
David Kolbusz
Executive Creative Director:
Jaime Robinson
Creative Director:
Sean McLaughlin
Creative Director:
John Parker
Copywriter:
Ian Hart
Art Director:
Jessica Shriftman
Head of Content Production:
Nick Setounski
Producer:
Luiza Naritomi
Producer Assistant:
Christine Young
Brand Strategist:
Sam Matthews
Account Team:
Liz Taylor
Account Team:
Meghan Mullen
Account Team:
Jasmina Almeda
Business Affairs:
Sara Jagielski
Business Affairs:
Keri Rommel
Business Affairs:
Sonia Bisono
Project Manager:
Ava Rant
Production Company:
Park Pictures
Director:
The Mercadantes
Executive Producer:
Justin Pollock
Executive Producer:
Jackie Kelman Bisbee
Line Producer:
Jed Hubbard
Director, Photography:
Daniel Mercadante
Editorial Company:
Joint
Editor:
John Resner
Post Producer:
Michelle Carman
Post Producer:
Alex Thiesen
Editorial Assistant:
Stephen Nelson
Visual Effects Company:
Joint
Visual Effects Artist:
Katrina Salicrup
Visual Effects Artist:
David Jahns
Telecine Company:
Joint
Colorist:
David Jahns
Mix Company:
Joint
Mixer:
Noah Woodburn
Producer:
Sarah Fink
Song:
Abandon Window
Music Artist:
Jon Hopkins

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