Phones4u 'whittling Dan' by WCRS

4.4 76 Votes

A salesman in a suit wanders onto a pier and talks to Whittling Dan about the mobile phone he is carving. The salesman tells informs Dan that the "dream phone" he has been whittling is the Nokia N73. This ad was voted by the public as the fifth most annoying ad of 2007. Click here to see People's Choice: most irritating ad of 2007.

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WCRS, Phones4U, Television

Released: 01 July 2007

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Credits

Agency
WCRS
Client
Jim Slater, marketing director at Phones4u
Brief
Improve consideration of Phones4u brand and promote specific handset deals
Copywriter
Steve Little
Production company
Wanted Films
Director
Brian Baderman
Post-production
MPC
Media agency
MediaVest Manchester
Producer
Eliot Liss (WCRS); Vanessa Hetherington (Wanted Films)
Exposure
National

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