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"Secret of Brokeback Mountain" Wins Cannes Gold Lion

Well we don't know yet but this is my pick. I think it brilliant! I've captured the spot and subtitled it. There's another version kicking around on YouTube and Daily Motion but they translate it too literally so it loses its punch in English. For instance they say "herding" the sheep rather than "looking after" the sheep so it loses its subtlety. And here's another great French Ad for Cuisinella - Five Stars for this one but I doubt it would pass the Advertising Standards wowsers in the US, U.K. and Australia. In fact I'm bloody sure it wouldn't. I love French advertising!

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June 21, 2007 | Unregistered Commenterdelorumrex

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