Gene Kelly: The original, updated

In the line of impressive car-commercial comes the new Golf GTI, “The original, Updated”. DDB London used body doubles and CGI to make it appear as if Kelly is breakdancing down the street. The track is remastered by Mint Royale and which will be released in the charts later on this year.

Source:

http://image.guardian.co.uk/sys-video/…/27/golfgti.mov
http://www.kottke.org/05/02/golf-gti-commercial-and-elsewhere

3 Replies to “Gene Kelly: The original, updated”

  1. It aired during the superbowl, so sometime late january, tho i saw it before it aired (y)

    The guys behind the advertisement are DDB, the same guys that did the minimal advertising for VW 60 years ago.

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