DUNLOP TIRES: UNEXPECTED {THE NEW YORK FESTIVALS: TV COMMERCIALS: 1993 GRAND AWARD JUDGING REEL}

Summary

In this Fellini-esque commercial for Dunlop tires, an odd assortment of freaks and misfits look on as a car equipped with Dunlop tires drives down a road that's covered with marbles. The song "Venus in Furs," by the Velvet Underground, plays throughout on the soundtrack. Slogan (supered): "Tested for the unexpected." This commercial won the Grand Prize at the 1993 Epica Advertising Festival, a creative competition featuring work from 26 European countries.

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  • DATE: 1993
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:01:00
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  • CATALOG ID: AT:31722.066
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CREDITS

    • Tony Kaye Films (London) … Production Statement
    • Tony Kaye … Director
    • David Abbott … Creative Director
    • Tom Carty … Copywriter
    • Walter Campbell … Art Director
    • Velvet Underground, The … Music (Misc. Credits)