Right now, the latest trend in ad films are emotional stories, or social issues. Every ad in 2019 is using corporate social responsibility to sell their product. It seems like they are almost saying “Look, we are giving 2% of our earnings to the needy, so you better buy our product.”
But, believe it or not, there used to be a time when comedy, instead of this kind of emotional torture, was the crux of ad stories. In fact, in the 2000s, every new ad was a funny story. This was a time when newly emerging creative people were churning out amazing content to somehow, hilariously connect the USP of the product to a storyline that seemingly had no relation to the product.
Today, we take a look at some hilarious ads from the 2000s that were so simple, that they were really genius, the ads that really defined the era 0f 2000s.