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.
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
Director: Bryan 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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