Olympic Commercial From Norway Is The Greatest Ever

Olympic Commercial From Norway Is The Greatest Ever. Brilliant Norwegian TV commercial ..especially with all the homophobic nonsense happening in neighbouring Russia.

Waiting for the Olympic Torch by Nick Turpin

Nick Turpin – Street Photographer, starting 19th May has been travelling around the country with Nature Valley, the official cereal bar supplier to the Olympic Games,  photographing people as they wait for the Olympic Torch to arrive in the various major cities. The resulting photos are iconic, capturing the anticipation, excitement and pride of the people […]

Durex Olympics 2012 Ad

Although they’re not an official sponsor of the Olympic Games, Durex will provide 150,000 free condoms to the more than 10,000 athletes that will compete in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

The Paralympics – Meet the Superhuman

More Olympic business, this time we take a look at Channel4′s Paralympics Promo. As It’s Nice That echo, there have been some shockingly saccharine Olympic themed ads popping up over the last few months, we’re talking proper dross, the kind of nonsense designed to make you weep over washing powder. However, Channel4, the official Paralympic channel, have […]

2012 Olympic Games – Survival

Last week, British rock band Muse’s new song “Survival” was named the official song of the 2012 Olympic Games, and on Wednesday the official video was released. “Survival” will be played throughout the games, which take place from July 27-Aug. 12, and will be heard when athletes enter the venues and before medal ceremonies. The song’s video […]

Paralympics – Unstoppable

In this astonishing commercial for the Canadian Paralympic Committee, an amputee runner sprints on a track, passing vignettes depicting the runner’s traumatic injury in a car accident and subsequent rehabilitation. Directed by Mark Zibertfor ad agency BBDO Toronto, the commercial was filmed in one continuous shot without CGI trickery (making-of video). The runner is Canadian paralympian Alister McQueen.