One of only a handful of black ballerinas in the world, Kitty Phetla, has broken all barriers in becoming a respected dancer, choreographer, model and radio host in South Africa. Recently she has been recognised with the 2019 Standard Bank Young Artist award for dance. Watch as her fluid movements […]
Have you ever been told that you have a resting bitch face and didn’t even know it? Maybe now you’ll know exactly what your face is saying because whisky brand Scottish Leader, famously known for challenging perspectives, has created a new software that detects emotions.
In these two Indie life insurance adverts, cheerful mullets bring fun into two men’s lives in an unusually funny and creepy way.
Nando’s recent campaign takes aim at other advertising using Afrofuturism tropes. We line up 6 ad campaigns that they trolled.
Ogilvy Johannesburg, in partnership with Philips and The Nelson Mandela Foundation, conceived a way to turn Mandela’s legacy into a tangible action that anyone can make their own. #ShavetoRemember is an invitation to all people in South Africa and beyond, to find the Mandela within them by getting his iconic […]
Our resident Meme Maker takes a look at a survival guide to the Loerie Awards.
Zwelethu Radebe of Egg Films directed Batik Success, M&C Saatchi Africa’s new ad for Mutzig beer.
Picture Farm and director, Anton du Preez, team up to create new ad for ethical clothing company EVERYBODY.WORLD.
Loeries Young Creative Award winner, Thabang Manyelo is pioneering in the copywriting and advertising industry. The Vega graduate made a name for himself long before graduating by winning the Pendoring award and moving on to collect more while at FCB Africa.
30 Years after Christopher White survived a major car crash along Chapmans Peak, Mercedez-Benz decides to return to the scene in a dramatic documentary-style content piece.
South Africa is known for having some of the best adverts in the world (watch a movie in theatre in London and the adverts will prove this to you), and with amazing ads come amazing directors. The film and advertising world is an industry that, like many others, is trying […]
Director Fausto Becatti from Bioscope Films has recently completed a commercial for Castle Milk Stout and it doesn’t disappoint.
Allan Gray does it again with another powerful and emotive TVC.
From the Union Buildings via Ponte to Tsitsikamma, watch the latest Sho’t left campaign shot across the country.
Paballo Molahlehi reflects on the experience of working in the South African ad industry, and the necessity for its transformation.