LATE ENTRIES: Sponsored by 2AM Films Ltd - Nike - The Secret Tournament

Stylish visuals and a frenetic pace characterise this Nike World Cup campaign. It features no less than 24 elite footballers, who have gathered for a secret tournament with only one rule: first goal wins. The action is overseen by Eric Cantona who plays a cane-wielding disciplinarian. The project includes a three-minute film, ads, a CD-Rom and material on It is the biggest interactive venture for brand and agency.

Product/client: Nike

Agency: Wieden & Kennedy



1015 CJ


T: +31 20 621 3100

Creative Directors: Glenn Cole, Paul Shearer

Agency Producers: Donna Lamar, Susan Cook

Art Director: Frank Hahn

Writer: Tim Wolfe

Production company: Some of Us

Milan, Italy

T: +39 02 3921 6522

Director of Photography: Nicola Pecorini

Production company:

140 Wardour Street

London W1F 8ZT

T: +44 20 7432 6800

Director: Terry Gilliam

Producer: Tommy Turtle

Post-production company: The Whitehouse

12-13 Kingly St

London W1R 5LD

T: +44 20 7287 3404

Editor: Russell Icke

Music: "A Little Less Conversation" by Elvis Presley; remixed by Tom;

J-XL, Amsterdam

Visual Effects Supervisor: Jason Watts; The Mill

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