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Tags : King James Group

Sanlam’s Latest TV Commercial Sums Up 2020

In an act of supreme cosmic irony, this year has brought with it none of the 20/20 vision and keen sense of foresight we had hoped it would. Instead, we all were caught off guard by a global pandemic and its ongoing, far-reaching consequences. Sanlam’s latest campaign bravely goes there…voicing the very personal yet pervasive […]Read More

New Sanlam campaign: X marks the spot

Sanlam’s latest through the line campaign celebrates Africa as a treasure-trove of unrivalled potential. An incubator for ingenuity. And a continent of endless possibilities. A place like no other. Sanlam has and always will call Africa home. For the last 100 years, the Group has been 100% committed to investing in Africa’s people and potential. And today, it […]Read More

CONVERSATIONS WITH YOURSELF IN EVERY LIFE PHASE

Imagine having a conversation with yourself at six different ages. Older YOU could tell younger YOU when you’re going to lose the dad bod… you’ll know whether getting a tattoo at 20 still seems like a good idea when you’re 80… and you may learn what constitutes a good monthly RA contribution. And younger YOU […]Read More

Best of Reel awarded to Absolut ‘One Source Live –

iDidTht’s Monthly Craft Awards showcase the very best in craft by production companies in South Africa. The December’s Craft Awards were judged by the legendary Cameron Watson. If you Google ‘Cameron Watson’, you get everyone from a Scottish Australian football player, an actor from the series Dynasty to the Creative Director at King James. The first […]Read More

SANTAM LAUNCHES NEW “WHAT I’D RATHER DO” BRAND CAMPAIGN

Santam, South Africa’s leading general insurer today launched its new “What I’d Rather Do” brand campaign. Conceptualised by King James Group, the campaign takes a novel and light-hearted approach to dealing with a real subject by showing what people “would rather do” than claim from their insurer – from running blindfolded through a forest to […]Read More

Giant Films’ Karien Cherry wins Ad of the Month, again.

Giant Films’ director Karien Cherry’s recent Sanlam campaign has just been awarded first place in the Creative Circle ‘TV, Cinema and Film’ category for March.  This is the second time in just four months that Karien has claimed the ‘Ad of the Month’ award. SA Film Reel also recognised Karien’s direction of the campaign with a Special Mention in their March craft category. […]Read More

Karien Cherry takes TV 1st at Creative Circle

Karien Cherry has just won her first  first at the Creative Circle Awards for her New Balance spot “Baby vs. Dale Steyn” through King James Group. This is Karien’s latest addition to a neat list of accolades earned in only her first year of directing; previously bringing home two Merit Awards from the One Show, […]Read More

KING JAMES GROUP NAMED LARGE AGENCY OF THE YEAR  AT

Ending off what has undoubtedly been a year of spectacular successes for the agency, King James Group was crowned Large Agency of the Year at the Annual AdFocus Awards held in Johannesburg on Wednesday night. Says Alistair King, chief creative officer at King James Group, “This is a very satisfying accolade for us to win, not only […]Read More

King James Group named African Agency of the year for

The King James Group has once again been named African Advertising Agency of the Year at the annual African Cristal Festival. The Festival, held in Morocco this past weekend, stands as the first “summit for media and communications” dedicated to Africa and brings together African and international experts to celebrate exceptional work produced on the continent. In addition to […]Read More

PRESSURE COOKER STUDIOS WIN A CRAFT FOR ORIGINAL MUSIC AND

Pressure Cooker Studios, Cape Town based music and sound design studio for film and television, have been awarded a Craft for Original Music and Sound Design for their work on Sanlam Private Investments ‘Genius’ campaign at this year’s annual Loerie Awards. Sanlam Private Investments ‘Genius’ campaign was directed by Robin Goode of Giant Films for […]Read More