MASON directs new campaign for Hastings Direct

CANADA London’s directing collective, MANSON, have partnered with Wunderman Thompson on the new Hastings Direct campaign, to position the UK insurer as a distinctive and digital first brand. The commercial film uses a memorable visual approach with a combination of film, illustration and animation, to dramatise the ease and simplicity that the insurer brings to people’s …

CANADA LONDON Launches in LA

CANADA have added another division to their Barcelona and London offices, setting up a Los Angeles arm. Throughout the last decade, they have grown as a company and as a brand, and intend to continue pursuing that path, whilst expanding their personality in style, culture, and methodology into new fields of the audiovisual spectrum, now being …

LOPE SERRANO directs new campaign for Louis Vuitton

Lope Serrano of CANADA directed Louis Vuitton‘s Holiday 2020 campaign, featuring the brand ambassador Alicia Vikander. Created by the Paris based agency, Maybe, the short film weaves together brief moments of opening – a door, a suitcase, a gift – so emblematic of the Christmas spirit. Serrano conveys story details in incredibly brief shots, with tight …

LOPE SERRANO short film / music for Longchamp

Lope Serrano of CANADA directs the eight-minute short film / music video for Longchamp, launching the French handbag and fashion brand’s entirely new global platform ‘très paris’. Created by the independent boutique network, FRED & FARID, the film is inspired by the iconic ’60s French track ‘Il est cinq heures, Paris s’éveille’ (a song by Dutronc, …

NICOLÁS MÉNDEZ (aka CANADA) directs new music video Rosalía & Travis Scott

Nicolás Méndez (aka CANADA) directs the Spanish singer and Houston rapper in the music video for their new track ‘TKN’, starring the duo backed by an unruly wolfpack of children. Shot in Pomona and North Hollywood in February, the clip is a continuation of CANADA’s close relationship with Rosalía since …

LOPE SERRANO directs new music video for Dua Lipa

CANADA’s Lope Serrano directs new music video for Dua Lipa ‘Physical’.  The video mixes animation with live action as Lipa dances through each environment at light speed, culminating in a rainbow-coloured ensemble number at the end. CANADA are globally recognised for iconic music videos, such as Tame Impala ‘The Less I know The …

CANADA directs new campaign for Mercedes – Benz

CANADA’s Nicolás Méndez directs new global campaign for Mercedes-Benz to promote the brand’s first electric SUV, featuring Grammy award-winning singer The Weekend. The artist appears in the film soundtracked to his new single, ‘Blinding Lights‘ and is also creative director on the project. Méndez is known internationally for acclaimed pieces, such as El Guincho ‘Bombay’, Phoenix ‘Trying to be …