HSI's Simon Cole created the first-ever "Drive High, Get a DUI" spots showing that smoking weed and driving is just as dangerous as drinking and driving. The campaign has received high praise, being featured on ABC News, Daily Mail, and even Saturday Night Live. Watch them all on AdAge here.
Figure skater Gracie Gold, luger Erin Hamlin, ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson, speed skater Travis Jayner and 8 more Olympic athletes on Team USA starred in the new spot for United Airlines, directed by Person Films/HSI’s Michael Haussman. Watch it here.
HSI's Brendan and Emmett Malloy directed a powerful commercial for Budweiser. The spot, which will air during the 2014 Super Bowl, features a single soldier returning home and receiving a surprise hero’s welcome. Watch the teaser on Adweek here.
Country singer and American Idol judge Keith Urban had never before worked with HSI’s John Urbano, but loved his work. The musician says of the director, "I had him pegged for this song, loved his vision for this whole thing.” Read more on E! Online and go behind the scenes of Keith’s new video for “Cop Car” here.
Produced by HSI’s Brendan and Emmett Malloy in collaboration with Shaun White Enterprises to create “Shaun White: Russia Calling,” an inside look into the life of professional snowboarder and gold-medalist Shaun White as he prepares to compete in his third Olympic games. The one-hour documentary, which is already widely anticipated by NBC Universal Media Village, NBC Sports OlympicTalk, The Associated Press and more, will debut January 25th on NBC at 8 p.m. Read more here.
In HSI's initial collaboration with our new French partners, Same Productions, director Loren Denis recently released her latest film for the clothing line SUNDRY. Watch it here.
HSI director/photographer John Urbano's Aerie Real advertising campaign is attracting a lot of praise. Featuring unretouched models in an effort to challenge the true meaning of beauty, it's a key part of the brand’s efforts to forward the conversation about positive female body image and encouraging women to embrace their own beauty. The video has garnered press from Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, and ABC News. Watch it here.
For José González’s “Stay Alive,” HSI director Emmett Malloy channeled the heart and soul of Ben Stiller’s The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. The subtle music video finds “just the right balance between optimism and desperation” and has earned acclaim from several media members, including Spin Magazine’s Marc Hogan. Read it here.
"You can never fear innovation. Those who worry about technology will always create bad things." HSI director Michael Haussman earns a feature in Shot Magazine's December issue for his artful work with several brands in 2013 including his United Airlines campaign. Read it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn’s #KobeVsMessi spot for Turkish Airlines has gone viral, in just one week, with nearly 103 million views on YouTube. Only a few million views shy of last year’s viral video, “Self Shootout” is already set to surpass the numbers “Legends on Board” amassed over an entire year. Watch it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn's #KobeVsMessi ad for Turkish Airlines continues to rake in the honors, this time in the form of the Creativity Pick of the Day. Read it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn was the man behind the lens for the exceedingly popular Turkish Airlines ad of #KobeVsMessi. See the video that has garnered over 30 million views, and press from The New York Times, Creativity, AdWeek, and more in less than 48 hours here.
HSI director Jaci Judelson captures some of the most precious moments between falling in love and starting a family in this ad for Pandora Jewelry. Watch it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn's honest, empowering, but lighthearted “Start Happy” campaign for Fruit of the Loom was featured by Campaign Brief. Read what they had to say here.
Ad Rants featured HSI director Joseph Kahn for his most recent series of Fruit of the Loom ads. See the boxer-clad pit-stop and underwear adorned stuntwomen ads as well as what they had to say here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn’s most recent ad for Fruit of the Loom draws praise from TIME as a bold departure from the brand’s old commercials. Read it here.
In his most recent Fruit of the Loom ad, HSI director Joseph Kahn puts them to the test with this quick pit stop. See it here.
In his new ad with DDB NZ, HSI director Simon Cole gives an inspired twist on the classic Cadbury Roses jingle. See what Campaign Brief had to say here.
Get a sneak peek of artist Marco Brambilla's installation for Hugo Boss, ANTHROPOCENE here.
In his new ad for Deichmann Shoes HSI director John Urbano chronicles a carefree day in the life of a group of teenagers to showcase the latest footwear. Watch it here.
We are proud to congratulate HSI director Michael Haussman for having his newest short film 'The Audition' selected for the 2013 Venice International Film Festival. The film will compete in the 'Orizzonti' category for shorts. View the whole lineup here.
HSI Director Jaci Judelson captures the charm of happy and excited children enjoying a vacation with their family to the fullest in this spot for the Disney Vacation Club. Watch it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn's latest spot for Fox Sports highlights the pain and passion of professional athletes. See it here.
HSI director Joseph Kahn features Bruce Lee delivering an inspirational monologue in this new spot for Johnnie Walker Blue Label. The ad shot in Hong Kong, was inspired by Lee's own daughter. Watch it here.
HSI director Simon Cole's new advertisement for Comparethemarket.com, highlighted by Campaignlive.com, shows the meerkat meeting his rival, Maurice Wigglethrope, and settling their feud with a duet. See it here.
HSI director Ryan Ebner recently won a Silver Lion at Cannes Film Festival for his powerful film 'Meanamorphosis', which aims to increase awareness of the harmful affects of bullying. Watch it here.
Congratulations to HSI / Thick as Thieves director Zoe McIntosh on her double finalists in Cannes Young Director Awards. She's being recognized for Colenso BBDO on 'V The Motion Project' and for DDB on 'Demand Equal Pay'.
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HSI Director Joseph Kahn presents "Hi Hey Hello, A Musical Short Film" for Samsung Galaxy 4 featuring The Chicharones, which follows a melodic love story set on a college campus. View the music video here.