GALLERY 08: Tribeca - Ben Stiller, Drew Barrymore

Hamburg, who co-wrote 'Meet The Parents', went for a dead-pan, no frills approach when shooting these comic spots to promote New York's Tribeca Film Festival. Each ad combines footage from passers-by on the streets of New York commenting on their favourite Hollywood movies. This is intercut with scenes of film stars mimicking famous film moments. Intentionally miscast, Ben Stiller poses as Russell Crowe in 'Gladiator', hilariously brandishing plastic shield and sword, while Drew Barrymore is Joe Pesci's Mafioso from 'Goodfellas'.

Product/client: Tribeca Film Festival

Agency: Margeotes/Fertitta+Partners LLC

411 Lafayette Street

New York 10003

New York USA

T: +1 212 979 6600

F: +1 212 979 5490

Creative Directors: Fritz Westenberger, Alison Gragnano

Agency Producer: Annette Suarez

Art Director: Fritz Westenberger

Writer: Alison Gragnano

Production company: (Ben Stiller)

West Plains Productions

Los Angeles USA

T: +1 818 992 1545

Director: John Hamburg

Producer: Jeff Arnold

Director of Photography: Alan Daviau

Production company: (Drew Barrymore)

Oko Productions

328 West 19th Street

No 1D New York 10011

New York USA

T: +1 212 924 6208

F: +1 212 463 9944

Director: John Hamburg

Producer: Michael Oko

Director of Photography: Russell Fine

Post-production company: Lost Planet

1524 2nd St

Santa Monica CA 90410

T: +1 310 395 9298

F: +1 310 395 5868

Editors: Adam Schwartz, Geoff Hounsell

Andy Grieve

Music: Craig Snyder; Snyder Music NY

Become a member of Campaign from just £46 a quarter

Get the very latest news and insight from Campaign with unrestricted access to ,plus get exclusive discounts to Campaign events

Become a member

Looking for a new job?

Get the latest creative jobs in advertising, media, marketing and digital delivered directly to your inbox each day.

Create an Alert Now

Partner content


1 Stop and stare at what these nine brands did for the eclipse

You don't have to shield your eyes from social media during an eclipse - brands from DoubleTree by Hilton to Pizza Hut have found creative ways to capitalise on the total solar eclipse.


1 Job description: Digital marketing executive

Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).