Ad Nut
Jan 17, 2017

McDonald's shows CNY through the eyes of children

A sweet, nostalgia-tinted Chinese New Year ad from DDB Group Hong Kong.

There's nothing not to like in this 60-second commercial from McDonald's, via DDB. It has a simple storyline and cute kids, and it does a great job tying the brand into wholesome enjoyment of a holiday feeling. On a craft level, Ad Nut particularly appreciates the warm, rich, golden-hour look of the film.  

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CREDITS

VP Regional Director, DDB Asia: Peter Rodenbeck
Head of Strategy and Innovation: Andreas Krasser

DDB Group Sydney
Creative Partner: Steve Jackson
Copywriter: Owen Bryson
Copywriter: Shane Geffen
Art Director: Trong Ronakiat

DDB Group Hong Kong
Group Creative Director: O Poon
Creative Director: Paul Yu
Associate Creative Director: Ben Ling
Business Director: Noel Yuen
Senior Account Manager: Jim Leung
Head of Broadcast: Annie Tong
TV Producer: Denise Wong
Director: Maisy Choi/ Suchfilms

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