This Snowy Village Dreams of an Aussie Christmas in Fun Holiday Spot

Aldi Argues Christmas Is Just Perfect in the Southern Hemisphere

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Nov 10, 2014

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BMF Sydney continues its humorous campaign for Aldi Australia in this holiday spot, which contrasts the balmy "Aussie Christmas" with the traditional Northern-hemisphere holiday images we're all familiar with. The story centers on Johan, a villager in some unspecified snowy land who returns from Australia and regales the shivering villagers with wild tales of kangaroos, surfing and cricket, and most damningly: Summer Christmas. When the village elders rush to his home armed with torches for a confrontation, they're converted by that most Aussie of food items -- a barbecued prawn. Directed by Gary Freedman of Glue Society, it's all amusingly done.


Nov 10, 2014
Agency :
Brand :
Client :
Executive Creative Director :
Cam Blackley
Creative Director :
Alex Booker
Art Director :
Alex Booker
Copywriter :
Mark Carbone
Copywriter :
Philip Sicklinger
Planning :
Christina Aventi
Designer :
Lincoln Grice
Agency Producer :
Jenny Lee-Archer
Agency Producer :
Mandy Payne
Director :
The Glue Society (Gary Freedman)
Producer :
Pip Smart
Producer :
Ian Iveson
Executive Producer :
Michael Ritchie
Executive Producer :
Pip Smart
Production Company :
Post Production :
Visual Effects Supervisor :
Jason Hawkins
Editor :
Peter Sciberras
Music :
Elliot Wheeler
Music :
Turning Studios
Sound Production :
Rumble Studios
Director, Photography :
Julian Hohndorf

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