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19 May 2020

Brick shift.

by Andrew MacGregor


Lego: “Drive What You Love” - 52s

This Lego ad provides a welcome jolt to the system amidst a glut of commercials that are well-meaning but samey by necessity. Tapping into a desire to hit the road and somehow leave coronavirus in the dust, the ad sees various high-performance vehicles roar into life and tackle a distinctly homey race track.

Bolstered by some well-tuned sound design and a few choice cuts to the driverís seat, the film makes a compelling case for the brandís Technic fleet. As much of the target audience remain cooped up indoors, itís also a shrewd reminder that even the most mundane setting can host something spectacular.


Cinematographer: Jordan Buck
Production Designer: Caroline Story
Editor: Laura Cairney-Keize ♀ Ⓟ Ⓦ @ Marshall Street Editors Ⓟ Ⓦ
Offline Producer: Beanie Goldsmith
Post Production: Ben Cronin @ Framestore Ⓟ Ⓦ
VFX: Alexia Paterson / Charlie Bayliss @ Framestore Ⓟ Ⓦ
Colourist: Steffan Perry @ Framestore Ⓟ Ⓦ
Sound Designer: Adam Smyth @ String and Tins Ⓟ Ⓦ
Audio Producer: Charlie Howard @ String and Tins Ⓟ Ⓦ

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