Top Christmas ads 2015… so far
Christmas ads have become a bit of an event in themselves. No longer do consumers wait for the Coca Cola Christmas truck to grace their screens to mark the official start of Christmas, but a host of other brands have earnt themselves a bit of a name in bringing in the festive season. And this year has served up quite a few Christmas crackers.
Check out our pick of the top 7 festive ad offerings of 2015 so far…
‘Man on the Moon’
Brand: John Lewis
No of video views: 13,391,765*
One of the most eagerly anticipated Christmas ads of the year, British retailer John Lewis tells the story of a young girl determined to bring Christmas to a lonely old man living on the moon.
‘Mog’s Christmas Calamity’
Agency: Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO
No of video views: 6,897,770*
Famous children’s book author Judith Kerr has brought to life a new story for British supermarket retailer Sainsbury’s in a heartwarming tale following much-loved animated character Mog the cat.
‘Celebrating 15 years of Billy Elliot’
No of video views: 2,299,315*
Burberry’s festive campaign recreates the opening scene of the iconic film Billy Elliot with a host of famous faces including Romeo Beckham, Elton John, James Corden and Julie Walters.
‘The Art of Christmas’
Brand: Marks and Spencer
Agency: Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe /Y&R
No of video views: 1,845,224*
Retailer Marks & Spencer has opted for two Christmas spots this year – the first showing exaggerated versions of events in the lead up to Christmas.
No of video views: 1,233,808*
UK retailer Boots takes customers on a journey through its unique beauty gift collection via the curious blue firefly.
No of video views: 971,480*
Mulberry’s festive offering takes a humorous approach to the nativity scene, with a handbag taking the place of baby Jesus.
*No of views correct at time of writing