Delicates Fight Regulars as Laundry Comes to Life in This LG Spot

MJZ's Carl Erik Rinsch Directs a Laundry Battle

Published On
Jan 08, 2016

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Move over, the Sharks and the Jets. It's the Delicates and Regulars that face off in the street, via some clever VFX, in this spot for LG, promoting its Twin Wash system.

The spot -- which highlights that with the new machine, you can put on a delicate and a regular wash at the same time -- has the laundry come to life without human bodies inside it, in a street fight that evokes "West Side Story," as we're reminded via the voiceover that your delicates and regulars have never gotten on. Shirts, pants and dresses all take part in some beautifully choreographed dance/fight sequences, before all the clothing falls in a heap and we're taken back to reality, with a woman loading the clothes into the two separate tubs.

MJZ's Carl Erik Rinsch helmed the spot; according to creative agency Hill Holliday, the production took four months, and involved CGI, motion capture and digital renders, with dancers and stunt actors performing the laundry battle. Digital Domain was responsible for the special effects.


Jan 08, 2016
Brand :
Client :
Agency :
Hill Holliday
Chief Creative Officer :
Lance Jensen
Group Creative Director :
Kevin Daley
Creative Director :
Rick McHugh
Executive Agency Producer :
Paul Shannon
Agency Assistant Producer :
Jill Wyman
Account Team :
Kerry Benson
Account Team :
Scott Adler
Account Team :
Jacqueline Doherty
Creative Planner :
Baysie Wightman
Production Company :
Executive Producer :
Kate Leahy
Producer :
Nathaniel Greene
Director :
Carl Erik Rinsch
Cinematographer :
Cory Geryak
Line Producer :
Nathaniel Greene
Steadicam Operator :
Ross Coscia
Digital Production Company :
Home VFX with Digital Domain
Digital Production Company :
Digital Production Company :
Framestore LA
Effects Supervisor :
Eric Barba
Editing House :
Stitch Editorial
Editor :
Dan Swietlik
Music House :
South Music & Sound Design
Sound Design :
South Music & Sound Design
Music Producer :
Ann Haugen
Post Production :
Home VFX with Digital Domain
Post Production :
Post Production :
Framestore LA
Post Executive Producer :
Nathaniel Greene
Post Producer :
Elizabeth Knovick
Visual Effects Company :
Home VFX
Product CG Company :
Vice President, Marketing :
David Vanderwaal
Director, Brand Marketing and Communications :
Angela Smith

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