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#1 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 19 March 2016 - 11:39 PM

 

Got a gig for a commercial emulating turn of the millennium style kids commercials. In the directing style of those, what are some things that stand out to you from that era?

What I have on my list so far is: wide angle lenses, dated CG, happy-go-lucky music, frequent use of fast-motion, saturated colors, and either a very dire or very youthful narration.

 

I'll link a few to give you an idea.

 

Burger King circa 1999

https://www.youtube....h?v=Xw5PqgPjIk4

 

Sour Bubble Tape circa 2002

https://www.youtube....h?v=YGuomwEUhy4

 

Kool-Aid circa 2001

https://www.youtube....h?v=DT9wT-1VOZo

 

Gameboy circa 2001

https://www.youtube....h?v=BTS1WIf9W1s

 

Thanks for any pointers if you have 'em. Link others of this style if you have something that further contributes to the feeling of that era.


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#2 Mark Kenfield

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Posted 19 March 2016 - 11:47 PM

You'll want to add a Denz Head to the list for those dutch tilts as you dolly in and out! :)


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Posted 19 March 2016 - 11:51 PM

 

 

You'll want to add a Denz Head to the list for those dutch tilts as you dolly in and out! :)

lol just realized I need to buy a dolly


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#4 Jay Young

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Posted 20 March 2016 - 04:08 AM

Youtube compression didn't help any of those did it!


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