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ANC Manifesto directed by Thabang Moleya

In collaboration with Ogilvy Johannesburg, Thabang Moleya creates a colourful commercial for the ANC. CREDITS Thabang Moleya:                                                  Director Leanne Kumalo:                                                    Producer Rory O’Grady:                                                        DOP Gerhard Van Zyl:   […]Read More

Sunu directs message-on-a-bottle bromance for Castle

Egg Films’ Sunu directed Coming Home, Ogilvy Johannesburg’s new Castle Lager ad celebrating 120 years of the iconic South African beer. The bromance road movie follows a group of friends as they track down the missing link in their group, Siya, who’s been traveling across Africa for years. This was Sunu’s second Castle ad this year […]Read More

DStv suits up with Gabriel Macht as its latest brand

As part of its ongoing commitment to bring viewers the best in local and international content and entertainment on one platform, DStv Premium is proud to announce Gabriel Macht as its Brand Ambassador. Macht is the very popular, quick-witted and charming lawyer in the popular series, Suits. Macht is the perfect fit for the DStv platform […]Read More

Mzi Kumalo shoots comic piece for KFC and Ogilvy Johannesburg

Mzi Kumalo has just finished shooting a comic piece for KFC and Ogilvy Johannesburg. Credits Director:                                 Mzi Kumalo Producer:                               Leanne Kumalo DOP:                                           Timothy Pike Art Director:                         Gerhard Van Zyl Agency:                                    Ogilvy JHB Creative Director:         […]Read More

Dean Blumberg Directs Campaign for Lucozade

Deam Blumberg and the team from bouffant have completed an offbeat series of commercials for Lucozade and Ogilvy Johannesburg. The no holds barred execution combines bold visuals and a powerful concept, creating films that are out of the ordinary. Lucozade “Water Feature” directed by Dean Blumberg from Bouffant on Vimeo. Lucozade “Bubblegum” directed by Dean Blumberg from […]Read More

Velocity wins Creative Circle TV Award of the Year

Velocity Films is extremely proud of our Creative Circle wins last night for Awards of the Year, and we would like to congratulate Keith Rose and Greg Gray on their achievements. Keith’s Topsy Foundation ad for Ogilvy Johannesburg took first place and Greg’s  Bell’s spot for King James placed third.   As a company, to […]Read More


Three of South Africa’s expert Cannes Lions judges, guided by one of South Africa’s best known branding and advertising gurus, will be sitting on a panel at the exclusive Learning from Cannes Lions breakfast event on 2nd  October, sharing their expertise with the industry. Brett Morris for the Outdoor Category, Marina O’Kelley for the Radio […]Read More

When in Cannes

Velocity Films was delighted to walk away from the final Cannes Lions awards evening on Saturday with a Bronze Lion in hand. The award was received for Ogilvy Johannesburg’s Topsy Foundation commercial ‘Kevin’, directed by Keith Rose. The accolade was one of only two Lions to be awarded for South African work in the Film […]Read More

Joe Public bags largest share of Pendoring Awards

…but Draftfcb Johannesburg, Black River F.C. receive highest accolades High five, Joe Public!  With one Pendoring gold and five silvers under its belt, this much-awarded advertising agency maintained its 2012 position as Pendoring leader by once again clinching the largest number of awards. This year Joe Public also accounted for largest number of Pendoring finalists […]Read More