Emotional Thai mobile ad moves audience 'to tears'

An act of kindness is repaid 30 years after a Thai boy caught stealing medicine for his sick mother is saved by a kindly café owner who pays off the pharmacy owner and gives the boy food to take home, in an ad for Thai phone company True Move H.

The epic three-minute spot, called "Giving", has had a big impact beyond its Thai borders, attracting over 7.5m views on YouTube and huge media coverage across the globe.


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