HBO Home Video : Six Feet Under Digs for Laughs

Six Feet Under on DVD gets an appropriately morbid but oddly slapstick treatment in a new campaign from Venables, Bell & Partners. It couldn't be more unlike the current Six Feet Under promos, for instance, w

Published On
Jul 29, 2004

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Six Feet Under on DVD gets an appropriately morbid but oddly slapstick treatment in a new campaign from Venables, Bell & Partners. It couldn't be more unlike the current Six Feet Under promos, for instance, which manage to be simultaneously ethereal and unsettling, with the cast suspended in the air. What gives with the DVD ads? "Our earlier work for Six Feet Under on DVD was indeed serious and thought provoking, but with Season Two we wanted to lighten things up a bit," explains Paul Venables. "We're selling entertainment