Ad of the Day: Chobani Gets Real With Ads That Are About a Lifestyle, Not a Product
Twenty seconds into Opperman Weiss' new 90-second anthem spot for Chobani, it's clear something is amiss. A family in the countryside, caked in mud, trudges through fields, but Mom and Dad a...
Step Aside Super Bowl: This Is 2015’s Craziest Sports Weekend
This weekend, audiences will assemble in record-breaking numbers to cheer on an unprecedented assemblage of larger-than-life champions. And no, we're not talking about Avengers: Age of Ultron. ...
Tribeca: Tim Blake Nelson on Why We're Becoming God But Still Unhappy
There's a concept in existentialist philosophy called bad faith. According to Jean-Paul Sartre, a person experiencing bad faith has shirked the responsibility of introspection: in succumbing to t...
Watch: Samantha Bee Says Goodbye to 'The Daily Show'
READ MORE: Watch: Jon Stewart Defends Trevor Noah's Twitter Antics on 'The Daily Show' The incredible 'Daily Show' correspondent Samantha Bee received an emotion send-off last night. As the longest-se...
Here Are All the Movies Opening Today, May 1; What Will You See?
Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, May 1. [Synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.] Wide Avengers: Age of Ultron Director: Joss Whedon Cast: ...
Vote for Project of the Week: Will it Be 'First Girl I Loved,' 'The Guys Next Door,' 'Jeff Golub: Train Keeps A Rolling' or 'CARE'?
The winning filmmaker will receive a digital distribution consultation from SnagFilms and will become a candidate for the March Project of the Month. That winner will be awarded with a creative consul...
McCann's Mad Men Tweets Help Lift the Agency's Mentions by 46%
Since it's been part of the program's storyline from practically the beginning, McCann has been tweeting about Mad Men episodes for years. But for the final season, it has been cast as an ex...
'Far From the Madding Crowd' Isn't the Only New Period Drama You Need to See
Watch: Carey Mulligan Smolders On and Off-Screen in 'Far from the Madding Crowd' Trailer Published in 1874, Thomas Hardy's Victorian-era novel "Far From the Madding Crowd" is hardly unique ...
Attention, Screenwriters: 4 Tips to Help You Find Your Story
READ MORE: Six Second Screenwriting Advice and Why All Screenwriting Books are a Con Faren Humes is a writer, director, and educator from Miami who recently participated in the Sundance Institut...
Vox Media Sings the Praises of Chorus
Vox Media thinks it knows what it takes to produce content for loyal, engaged audiences. It believes part of that secret sauce is its proprietary platform Chorus—and now it's letting brand...
Attention, Filmmakers: 6 Tips on Making Your First Documentary Feature
When you're a first-time documentary filmmaker (or even an established one), there's always one key hurdle to surmount: funding. As Maya Newell, the Australian director of "Gayby Baby," told...
Accounts in Review: Insurers Get the Urge to Search
Don't look now but insurers that collectively spend more than $200 million in media annually are in the midst of creative searches. New York Life was the latest to surface, after Adweek broke n...
Drones Are Filming Seriously Jaw-Dropping Virtual Reality Video for Brands
Ever since Twitter used drones to create buzzy six-second videos at Cannes last year, the remote-controlled devices have ditched their reputation as weird flying gizmos the military uses in favor of...
Maria Bello on Picking Her Tribe After Coming Out: "I Don't Want to Be in Your Club"
The actress and author of a new book of essays says some media outlets got it wrong by saying she'd come out as a lesbian after publishing an op-ed on her romantic relationship with her best friend: "...
'Mommy' Director Xavier Dolan Doesn't Want You to Label His Films
[Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with Time Warner Cable Movies On Demand in support of Indie Film Month. Today's pick, "Mommy" is available now On Demand. This...
The 12 Indies to Watch on VOD This May: 'Maggie,' Good Kill' and More
"Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" (May 4)This is the first authorized film about Cobain's life and was made at the behest of Courtney Love. It follows the musician's journey from childhood to h...
Here Are the 15 Oddest 'Advertising Agency' Stock Photos on Getty
Here at Adweek, we're often looking for stock photos to illustrate stories about the ad industry. And while we're certainly no strangers to the potential pitfalls of stock imagery, searching...
How TV Ads Drive Digital Impact
Google is stepping up its efforts to help TV advertisers understand the precise impact their ads have online, announcing a new partnership with Rentrak to expediently show marketers how their ads im...
Marvel Legend Reveals What Stan Lee Initially "Hated" About 'Age of Ultron' Breakout
Roy Thomas, who co-created Ultron and The Vision back in the 1960s, opens up about his old boss and why he tried not to create too many characters for Marvel: "I knew I wouldn't own any of it."read mo...
Ethiopians Pose for First (and Maybe Last) Family Portraits in Beautiful Clean Water Ads
Every 20 seconds, a family in Sub-Saharan Africa loses a loved one to unsafe drinking water. Deutsch took that brutal fact and made a gorgeous, bittersweet campaign for the Water Is Life charity&mda...

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