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And Now, the Polar Opposite of the Olympics Brought to You By Comedy Central

We almost spit out our coffee this morning when watching this hilarious spot that was sent to us yesterday from W+K Sao Paulo, which is promoting Comedy Central’s Latin American invasion. Directed by Hungry Man’s Bryan Buckley, this two-minute clip offers some self-deprecating humor while introducing us to the World Cup Siesta, which we’re sure ESPN would totally broadcast were it actually real (on the Ocho perhaps?).

In a statement, Buckley says, “I couldn’t bring myself to watch a single Olympic Event. And hell, I was in London when they were happening. That’s how much shooting World Cup Siesta messed with my mind. I kept saying to myself what can possibly be more exciting than that?” Truth be told, we’ll never take our nap time so casually again. Credits after the jump.

Executive Creative Directors: Icaro Doria, Guillermo Vega

Copywriter: Hernan Rebalderia

Art Director: Santiago Dulce

Agency Producer: Endy Hedman

Creative VP Comedy Central: Sean Saylor

Creative Director Comedy Central: Hernan Damilano

Account Supervisor: Paula Obata

Planner: Tiago Pereira

Production Company: Hungry Man

DirectorBryan Buckley

D.O.P.: Scott Henriksen

Editor: Carlos Arias

Editing Company: Rock Paper Scissors

Executive Producer: Dan Duffy

Producer: Mino Jarjoura

Post-Production: The Mill

Music: Beacon Street Studios

Sound Design/Arrangement: Charlie Keating

Locutor (Voice Over): Heard City

 

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