Border guards

Agency Network: 
February 2010

Sometimes the world can be a confusing place. Newstalk 1010 is a talk radio station that breaks down headline news for a more in-depth understanding of the issues. This billboard campaign drops truth bombs and invites audiences to tune in to make sense of a world that doesn’t make sense.

Print advertisment created by Zig, Canada for Newstalk 1010, within the category: Media.

Canadian border guards are unarmed. Make sense of what doesn’t.

Advertising Agency: zig, Toronto, Canada
Creative Director: Martin Beauvais
Associate Creative Directors: Michael Murray, Jason Hill
Art Director: Craig Ferguson
Copywriter: Steven Barr
Additional credits: Grace Castenada (Coach), Sheri Hachey (Team Leader), Lynn Sivec (Strategic Planner)

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alejulimaty's picture
Activity Score 842

love the art of these, but I don`t know the newspaper nor it´s tone of voice so I won´t rate them

ridzadi's picture
Activity Score 101

This entire series seems to be inspired from The Economist ads...
Now when I say 'inspire' I don't mean copied. These are like 50% fresher compared to them..

good work.

Yours truly,
Assadi >)

Bangads's picture
Activity Score 65

This is the best

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Phil Lestino
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whatthefudge's picture
Activity Score 1266

Haha, great visual!

Brain-Art's picture
Activity Score 1101

The only one that really makes it's point in my opinion

xcreativity's picture
Activity Score 2374

ahahah my fav one

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Maybe the "guards" are unarmed but the "officers" are armed. WE ARE NOT "GUARDS" WE ARE OFFICERS!!