Nice new work from financial services company Allan Gray and South African agency King James, the team that brought us that other carefully choreographed black-and-white narrative, Beautiful. Theme: Given more time, imagine the possibilities. You’ve got to look at the long term with investments. A truism, but memorably portrayed.
The James Dean lookalike, Des Erasmus – a mechanic from Cape Town – is very convincing. But for some reason I keep thinking of Clint Eastwood whenever I see Dean in his alternative future. Mind you, you’d never have found Eastwood openly protesting against the Vietnam War.