Harry's Waves a Finger at Beer-Drinking Hipsters

162,710 Pints Are Lost Yearly in Forests of Facial Hair

Published On
Mar 18, 2016

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Online razor company Harry's waves a finger at hairy-faced hipsters in this funny St. Paddy's Day ad making a plea to "Save the Stout." The brand claims that each year, 162,710 pints of Irish stout get wasted in the forests of beer drinker's facial hair, further squandered -- or only partially saved -- by pathetic moves such as the "duck's quit," the "angry fish," the "blow hole" or "foamy combies."

As one guileless patron illustrates each silly act, a curmudgeonly bartender asserts, "Drinking a stout, with a freshly shaven face, is one of the most enjoyable things a man or woman can do, yet the unkempt arrive in hordes. Different breeds of the same, unnatural beast." The point being, that Harry's wants guzzlers to "shave your mustache to save the stout."

The funny holiday spot was created out of Partners & Spade and directed by Michael Clowater out of Smuggler.

Credits

Date
Mar 18, 2016
Brand:
Harry's
Client:
Harry's
Agency:
Partners & Spade
Director:
Michael Clowater
Production Company:
Smuggler
Executive Creative Director/Partner:
Anthony Sperduti
Editor:
Ashley Kreamer
Editorial Company:
Final Cut
Creative Director:
Griffin Creech
Creative:
Eric Johnson
Creative:
Conor Dooley

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