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Greg Gray's new ad for Investec Private Bank #MoreThanDataService providers are becoming increasingly reliant on data and analytics to establish their clients' needs, however, it is in this process of digitisation that the individuals lose their uniqueness as they get herded into an average mass. 8 Feb 2017 Read more

Leigh Ogilvie's ABSA MegaU 'Free' commercial gets seven nominations at the 2016 Midas AwardsABSA MegaU 'Free' has been nominated seven times at the 2016 Midas Awards. Congratulations to Leigh Ogilvie and The Jupiter Drawing Room (Johannesburg). 2 Dec 2016 Read more

J&B Rare directed by Leigh OgilvieThe new J&B Rare commercials from JWT Cape Town, directed by Leigh Ogilvie, tell an intrinsic brand story and serve as a visual metaphor for a simple equation: when you mix up the unexpected, a rare magic happens. The anecdotes are told over four commercials within a singular approach and with a powerful and visceral blending of aesthetics. All special effects were handled in camera with additional compositing and merging of elements by BlackGinger to create these unique spots. 26 Jan 2016 Read more

Liberty 'Agile'Retirement planning is now retirement knowing. In Liberty's latest commercial, FoxP2 Johannesburg and Velocity director Adrian De Sa Garces unveil Agile, the first retirement annuity in SA that can guarantee your retirement income regardless of what happens to the markets. 12 Nov 2015 Read more

Learn It Young. Remember It Forever. #BePreparedOn the 24th of August SCOUTS South Africa, with the support of Not Norm Advertising Agency and Velocity Films, launched their new Awareness Campaign 'Learn It Young Remember It Forever'. 26 Aug 2015 Read more

New Business Banking campaign takes businesses to the next levelBased on the insight that there is a pinnacle moment in a business life cycle when growth challenges reach a tipping point and a business owner realises they need assistance to grow and take their business to the next level, Nedbank developed a new Business Banking campaign to demonstrate the importance of successful partnerships and the role they play in championing the growth of its clients' businesses. 11 Jun 2015 Read more

Liberty "Shoes" directed by Adrian De Sa GarcesLiberty's new TV commercial, "Shoes", conceptualised by FoxP2 Johannesburg and directed by Adrian De Sa Garces, tells the story of a single pair of shoes, one of thousands, travelling from the obscurity of the production line and onto the feet of a little girl. 7 Feb 2014 Read more

Zwelethu Radebe of Velocity Afrika directs Kabelo for M-Net reality TV adZwelethu Radebe of Velocity Afrika wrote and directed the commercial for Mzansi Magic's reality series 'Kabelo's Bootcamp' for DV8 Communications. 22 Oct 2013 Read more

Understand your country, or lose itGregg Bailey approaches his work with conceptual integrity, passion and devotion. We are so proud of his dedication to this particular project; Gregg travelled eight hours outside South Africa and spent a week in squatter camps researching and finding the perfect locations, not stopping until he was sure the job would be a success. His heart and soul went into the three weeks of preparation before the actual shooting of the commercial, which took place over a two-day period both inside and outside the country. He places a poignant spotlight on three individuals, drawing attention to the crux of education, housing and foreign rights in South Africa. 11 Oct 2013 Read more

The Golden PlungerAnton Visser directs the new Yellow Pages commercial for agency 360eight featuring a rise and rise story of a successful French Plumber of all things. Watch and enjoy! 23 Aug 2013 Read more

Ryan Isted of Uprising, Velocity features at Cannes Cfp- Shots Young Directors AwardRyan Isted of Uprising further showcases his versatility as a director with the Vodacom commercial, which was recently awarded second place at the Cannes Shots Cfp- Young Director's Award. 4 Jul 2013 Read more

I Create We Create Showcase and Seminar 2013On the 11th May 2013 I Create We Create, in association with Velocity Films, Altech Autopage, MetropolitanRepublic and Soul Providers, introduced 50 creatives and entrepreneurs to commercial and creative industry leaders. We have hand-picked 14 exceptional young people to showcase their work on the day. 8 May 2013 Read more

Congratulations to Greg Gray and his team and the agency OwenKessel as Amstel "Boxer" has two D&AD In-Books for Cinematography and Editing along with two Clio Shortlists for Direction and Cinematography. 25 Apr 2013 Read more

Velocity wins 17 Loeries and Greg Gray wins three golds"Another amazing year at the Loeries. A huge thanks to those that worked so hard to make Velocity stand out, picking up a total of 17 awards across the board," says Peter Carr, Executive Producer at Velocity. Velocity's director Greg Gray won three golds and a total of nine awards. Whilst Keith Rose directed Allan Gray 'Time Flies' that won three awards including silver, Tristyn Von Berg's Organ Donor 'Leila' won silver, Anton Visser and Ryan Isted all won bronze Loerie Awards. Zwelethu Radebe won silver for Ster-Kinekor 'Thato'. Ster-Kinekor 'Thato' was also awarded a bronze. 3 Oct 2012 Read more

Greg Gray wins Gold at CliosVelocity Films walked away with a total of four of the six South African film wins at the annual Clio Awards, that was held in New York. Velocity's Greg Gray won Gold for Cadbury's Lunch Bar "Sweeper", and a Silver for M-Net "Birth," while Tristyn von Berg's "Leila" for Orgon Donor took home a Silver and Bronze. 18 May 2012 Read more

Velocity rocked the Loeries with their infamous party held at The Grand Café and Beach restaurant. 3 Oct 2011 Read more

Greg Gray plays cops and robbers and winsGreg Gray's offbeat, action ad for Lunch Bar and Ogilvy Johannesburg has won Creative Circle Ad of the Month. Oviaasly. Michael Winslow /Sgt. Larvelle "Motor Mouth" Jones of the Police Academy movies is cast in the commercial and the viewer is drawn into scenes of a bank heist with a twist. 19 May 2011 Read more

Petar Spiljevic's Consol is finalist at New York Festival AwardsConsol, directed by Petar Spiljevic of Velocity for agency Human.kind, is a finalist in the TV/Cinema category at the New York Festival Awards. 19 Apr 2011 Read more

Velocity launches dedicated division committed to African continentVelocity Films announces the launch of Velocity Afrika - a dedicated division focused on the producing and directing of commercials within the African continent. This stems from the increasing number of clients in these territories that are demanding productions with an increased level of creativity and a greater surge in local advertising agencies gaining African clients or growing their local offices in those regions. 8 Dec 2010 Read more

Steve Tanchel directs provocative ads for WoolworthsSteve Tanchel has directed two provocative commercials for Woolworths. The first ad is for the new lingerie range, Distraction, featuring close-up body shots revealing the new range of underwear. The second commercial is for Woolworths Re_Jeans and features several female models that definitely gets people's attention. 2 Nov 2010 Read more

Velocity's Keith Rose has won the Grand Prix at the Loerie Awards for Allan Gray "Legend", as well as Gold for direction and cinematography. Velocity has been ranked number one production company in South Africa with a total of thirteen awards, 1 Grand Prix / 3 Golds / 1 Silver / 4 Bronze awards and 4 Craft Certificates spread across six pieces of work and four directors namely Keith, Adrian de sa Garces, Greg Gray, Anton Visser and the Velocity research team. 7 Oct 2010 Read more

It is with great sadness that Velocity Films announces the sudden passing of Bradley Sigamoney. 30 Jul 2010 Read more

Barry Munchick to judge 2010 Spikes AwardsBarry Munchick, founding partner and executive producer of Velocity Films and the Tenacity Group, has been appointed to judge at the 2010 Spikes Asia Awards. 29 Jun 2010 Read more

Velocity Films and sister company Bouffant have been shortlisted for no fewer than 12 Film Awards at this year's Cannes Film Lions. 25 Jun 2010 Read more

Keith Rose brings Gautrain to lifeVelocity director Keith Rose's spot for the launch of the Gautrain will literally blow you away. 14 Jun 2010 Read more

Anton Visser takes Bronze at One Show AwardsVelocity Films is proud to announce that director Anton Visser has scooped a Bronze Pencil at the prestigious One Show Awards in New York. 19 May 2010 Read more

Greg Gray scores two finalists at Clio'sVelocity Director, Greg Gray has been listed amongst this year's Clio Finalists in the Television category. 4 May 2010 Read more

Daniel Levi signs to VelocityDaniel Levi has joined Velocity's roster of directors. Daniel is based in Cape Town and has been hailed by Creative Review as the next Gondry. His background in creative design and his experience in visual arts, music and multimedia lend a distinct edge to his work. 16 Apr 2010 Read more

Tetrapak directed by Greg Gray wins Ad of the MonthTetrapak directed by Greg Gray for Lowe Bull has won Ad of the Month. This follows closely after Greg's Guinness ad through Saatchi Cape Town was voted Ad of the Week by AdForum. 25 Mar 2010 Read more

Greg Gray shares first place for Creative Circle Ad of the Month with... himself!Greg Gray shares first place for Creative Circle Ad of the Month with... himself! First place for Ad of the Month goes to Guinness Scout (Saatchi & Saatchi Cape Town) and the Windhoek Keep it Real Campaign (Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town) both directed by Greg Gray of Velocity. 26 Feb 2010 Read more

Anton Visser picks up two at Ad of the MonthAnton Visser of Velocity has won first and third place in the last Creative Circle Ad of the Month awards with two very different performance commercials. 16 Feb 2010 Read more

Allan Gray “Legend” directed by Keith Rose of Velocity for King James has won Ad of the Month. The ad is masterfully crafted and focuses on the life of icon James Dean whilst posing the question, “What if you had more time?” 7 Dec 2009 Read more

Boys in suspenders, Glamozonians, breakdancers and DJs calling themselves The Wedding DJsAll stole the show to make up the infamous Velocity Loeries Party. A big thank you to our clients that we have worked with, suppliers and friends including the generous sponsors Patron and Heineken who outdid themselves in rocking the party of the weekend. See the mayhem for yourself. And no there isn't a Velocity party lost property box. 2 Oct 2009 Read more

Velocity director Thabo Tragically killed in a car accidentTalented Film Director, Thabo (Motene Marera) was tragically killed on the weekend in a car accident in Johannesburg. 21 Sep 2009 Read more

Rose won the AdReview award based on the success of commercials that he has directed such as Allan Gray “Beautiful” along with Sony Bravia “Pyramids” and Sasol “Questions” which had a combined total of eleven awards including a Cannes Silver and the Loeries Grand Prix. 14 May 2009 Read more

Production company Velocity Films has six finalists in The One Show awards. The One Show is an awards show based in New York that judges the world's best advertising work. 21 Apr 2009 Read more

Greg Gray's commercial for MTN “Clap” and director Keith Rose's Allan Gray “Beautiful” have both been featured amongst the world's top commercials in the latest Gunn Report. 21 Jan 2009 Read more

Velocity has 14 finalists at the London International AwardsVelocity has 14 shortlisted spots at the London International Awards. Director Greg Gray's VW GTI “Dream” has been shortlisted for Direction, Editing, Cinematography and Music whilst his spot for Coronation Fund Managers “Butterfly Effect” has been shortlisted for Cinematography. 15 Oct 2008 Read more

Velocity ranked Top 20 in worldwide rankingsVelocity is ranked in this week's Top 20 production company rankings for Bestads. 16 Sep 2008 Read more

Keith Rose of Velocity wins Grand Prix for Allan Gray 'Beautiful'This year's Loeries judges awarded the TV Grand Prix to the craftsmanship and masterful storytelling of Allan Gray 'Beautiful'. The commercial was conceptualised by agency King James and directed by Keith Rose of Velocity. 1 Aug 2008 Read more

Velocity and Bouffant has achieved a whopping 50 finalists for this year's Loerie awards. Velocity has 43 finalists and Bouffant has seven. 14 Jul 2008 Read more

MTN Clap, directed by Greg Gray of Velocity Films and conceptualised by agency MetropolitanRepublic in conjunction with The Jupiter Drawing Room, has been selected to feature in the Shots Cannes Contenders issue. 12 Jun 2008 Read more

MTN 'Clap' wins two CliosMTN ‘Clap' has won two Bronze Clio Awards in the television category for Cinematography and Direction. 27 May 2008 Read more

MTN 'Clap' features in D&ADMTN ‘Clap' has been selected to feature in the D&AD Annual as part of the D&AD awards for Editing in the TV and Cinema Crafts category. 25 Apr 2008 Read more

Greg Gray directs new MTN "Jugglers" commercialThe MTN "Jugglers" commercial ties in with the newly launched MTN Business strategy which has been developed by MetropolitanRepublic and Jupiter Drawing Room. 24 Apr 2008 Read more

Energizer ad directed by Anton Visser of Velocity is Creative Circle Ad of the MonthAnton Visser of Velocity Films directed the humorous spot for Energizer rechargeable lights which has won Creative Circle Ad of the Month. 14 Mar 2008 Read more

Gooi BokkeVelocity Films' Anton Visser has directed a humorous new two spot campaign for Robertson's “The Spice People” for agency DDB SA. 13 Feb 2008 Read more

A naked man walking round a pool, a couple wearing masks and whipping each other in a hotel lobby and some buxom blondes milking cows in a meadow are just some of the humorous scenes that Lourens Van Rensburg has produced in commercials that he has directed to date. 14 Dec 2007 Read more

Turn positive into positive - raising awareness for Sparrow Rainbow VillageThe aim of Sparrow Rainbow Village in Roodepoort is to give the children with HIV/AIDs, who are part of the village, an opportunity to live a normal life. This is what they want more than anything in the world. 30 Nov 2007 Read more

Jeana Theron of Velocity selected on Shots New Directors Showcase 2007Shots magazine and dvd is the world's leading publication focused on creative excellence in advertising and has published its selection of top New Commercials Directors for 2007. 20 Nov 2007 Read more

Sasol commercial directed by Keith Rose for Jupiter Drawing RoomThe Sasol Corporate television commercial entitled “Questions”, conceptualised by agency Jupiter Drawing Room and masterfully directed by Keith Rose of Velocity Films, is an original approach to petroleum advertising that focuses on the innovation behind the brand. 13 Nov 2007 Read more

Velocity honours the SpringboksVelocity honours the Springboks' achievements thus far with the Sasol commercial directed by Keith Rose – tomorrow “You have the power of a nation behind you”. 18 Oct 2007 Read more

Velocity wins four golds at the LoeriesVelocity Films and partner company Freshwater Films won a combined total of ten awards at the Loerie Awards. Six golds, two silvers and two bronzes for the group. Velocity won four golds, one silver and a bronze, whilst Freshwater won two golds, a silver and a bronze. 2 Aug 2007 Read more

Velocity Films and Partner company Freshwater Films have a combined total of eight finalists. Velocity Films Directors whose work have been selected are Greg Gray, who has four short listed commercials, and Adrian de sa Garces with one short listed commercial. 22 Jun 2007 Read more

A life less ordinaryThe new television commercial for Investec Asset Management focuses on swimmer and environmentalist Lewis Gordon Pugh. It is a dramatic journey of the human phenomenon's pioneering swims in the Arctic and Antarctic. 1 Jun 2007 Read more

Sony Wega TV’s “Kick” directed by Adrian de sa Garces of Velocity Films for Tonic Communications has won Gold at the Dubai Lynx Awards. 28 Mar 2007 Read more

Commercials director Greg Gray of Velocity Films has been selected to be on the judging panel of the prestigious D&AD Awards. The D&AD Awards are widely considered to be the world's toughest and most coveted awards to win, and the Yellow Pencil is the global symbol of creative excellence. 20 Feb 2007 Read more

Africa's deadliest snakeThe new PSA for Lamontville HIV and Aids Support centre, directed by Marc Sidelsky with Tim B and Sean H of Net#work BBDO, relies on a simple analogy that has a maximum effect.  16 Nov 2006 Read more

Shiny new work from Freshwater FilmsAs well being a snappy dresser and consummate conversationalist, Freshwater director Marc Sidelsky is also an accomplished world-traveler.  10 Nov 2006 Read more

Dule has just directed...Fresh Water Films' commercials director Dule has just completed Elliot's latest TV campaign for Promise Brand Specialists-Johannesburg.  11 Oct 2006 Read more

Slim of Freshwater Films wins ad of the month...The new Sunlight Dishwashing Liquid commercial, which is directed by Slim of Freshwater Films for Lowe Bull, has won Creative Circle Ad of the month. 24 Aug 2006 Read more

Never a dull memory for Freshwater Films' director SlimFollowing Cannes finalist 'Harley' for Freshwater Films, director Slim does it again with Sedgwick's Old Brown. 23 Jul 2006 Read more

Freshwater announces the return of the wild dogErik van Wyk has been signed to Freshwater Films. Van Wyk built his directing career in South Africa in 1999. His first project was a short film for Child Line, which had an overwhelming response and garnered him immediate international recognition.  4 Jul 2006 Read more

Newly launched young commercials director at Velocity Films Jeana Theron has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Cfp-Shots Young Director Award (YDA) 2006 which is part of the Cannes Lions Advertising festival. 11 Jun 2006 Read more

The idea for the new Harley Davidson commercial directed by Slim of Freshwater Films for Ogilvy Johannesburg centres around the respect that a Harley Davidson and its rider commands. 25 Apr 2006 Read more

The latest TV commercial for DSTV directed by Greg Gray for Ogilvy Johannesburg delivers an impactful and offbeat look at the difficulty of life without options highlighting the world of choice that DSTV offers. 8 Dec 2005 Read more

The success of the latest Channel O campaign is that it successfully taps into the authentic South African experience.  2 Nov 2005 Read more

It was director Greg Gray's golden night as he directed Virgin Atlantic Airways 'Love Story' with Net#Work BBDO which won the Grand Prix and two golds including one for Direction at the Loerie Awards. 17 Oct 2005 Read more

In keeping with current trends towards animation, Graeme Carr of Bite in collaboration with Slim of Freshwater Films have created the new Audi A3 TV commercial for Ogilvy Joburg. 24 Aug 2005 Read more

Greg Gray of Velocity Films along with Net#Work BBDO duo John Davenport and Phil Ireland have won the Creative Directors Forum (CDF) Ad of the Month for the Total campaign. 23 Aug 2005 Read more

Freshwater Films director Slim has won the CFP-Shots Young Directors Award at Cannes this week. 13 Jul 2005 Read more

The new Audi A4 commercial has this in carloads. Keith Rose of Velocity Films, has directed the latest Audi A4 commercial featuring a stylized series of cleverly chosen objects that resemble faces, referring to the jaw-dropping (and face like) design of the new Audi's grille. 21 Mar 2005 Read more

An idyllic romantic picnic in the forest is soon forgotten as a young man witnesses in shock how his "perfect" companion behaves in a rather untoward manner devouring his slice of the pizza. 10 Feb 2005 Read more

The hilariously risqué Virgin Atlantic Airways commercial created by Net#Work BBDO and directed by Greg Gray of Velocity Films has won Creative Circle Ad of the month. 12 Jan 2005 Read more

The Creative Circle have reported that there has been a fantastic response to the Cannes do SA competition with many South African creatives vying for a trip to the Cannes Film Festival sponsored by Velocity Films. 12 Dec 2004 Read more

Velocity Films have four PSA spots featured in the VUKA! Awards 2004 Semi-finalists.  3 Nov 2004 Read more

New from the guys at Velocity is that Greg Gray has added his magic to a superbly crafted and humorous campaign for Savanna Cider. 28 Sep 2004 Read more

Velocity Films have eleven finalists in the Loerie Awards 2004 from directors Keith Rose, Greg Gray and Sergio. They are as follows: 17 Aug 2004 Read more

Directors Jeremy Goodall & Fiona MacPherson have joined Freshwater Films. Goodall and Macpherson were previously on the roster of Accelerator Films, which formed part of the Velocity Group. 8 Jun 2004 Read more

Velocity Films has six finalists in the 2004 Clio Awards. These are all notable achievements with Keith Rose's whole Sasol campaign being shortlisted, Greg Gray having two nominations and newcomer director Thabo Marera being recognised for Harley Davidson. 10 May 2004 Read more

Velocity Afrika has made a "rousing comeback to note in 2003" according to the latest Gunn Report due out next week and is the only South African Company to be ranked in the Top 25 Production Company worldwide rankings in the Gunn Report 2003. 4 Dec 2003 Read more

Keith Rose and Velocity Films part waysThe split comes at a time where change is the new order at Velocity Films. 13 Jan 2017 Read more

Director Rob Smith joins VelocityVelocity Films is thrilled to welcome award-winning director Rob Smith as the company's newest directing talent. 4 Oct 2016 Read more

Savanna's got applesRemaining true to the ballsy attitude intrinsic to Savanna, Velocity's Greg Gray and FCB Cape Town take the brand in an exciting new direction. 19 Nov 2015 Read more

DStv suits up with Gabriel Macht as its latest brand ambassadorAs part of its ongoing commitment to bring viewers the best in local and international content and entertainment on one platform, DStv Premium is proud to announce Gabriel Macht as its brand ambassador. Macht is the very popular, quick-witted and charming lawyer in the popular series, Suits. 28 Oct 2015 Read more

Velocity wins big at Loeries 2015Velocity Films are overjoyed to have received a Gold Loerie, three Silver Loeries, three Bronzes and four Craft Certificates at the Loerie awards ceremony on Sunday night. The Gold was given in recognition of Greg Gray's Coke "Bobby" commercial with FCB South Africa in the Effective Creativity category - this category allows previous Loerie winning entries to be measured for effective business results. 17 Aug 2015 Read more

Greg Gray's new Bell's adBuilding on the rich heritage that comes with the Bell's brand, this inspiring and heartwarming story forms a great foundation from which Greg has created another memorable piece of film. 10 Feb 2014 Read more

Greg Gray wins first 'Best of Reel'Velocity director Greg Gray has been awarded 'Best of Reel' for Coke 'Bobby' - conceptualised by Draftfcb Johannesburg - in the very first SA Film Reel. 4 Feb 2014 Read more

ABSA "Prosper"Velocity director Rob Malpage directs the new ABSA commercial for The Jupiter Drawing Room articulating the true meaning of prosperity. 16 Oct 2013 Read more

Leigh Ogilvy of Velocity directs feel-good escapadeUS-based muso group The Electric Commission add their magic to the Rolling Stones classic, "Time is on My Side," making this friendship-based spot directed by Leigh Ogilvy into a real feel good escapade. 5 Sep 2013 Read more

Please support the little ones with the new Kids Haven interactive campaign, conceptualised and directed by Velocity's very own Gordon Lindsay. The company is so proud to be associated with this worthy cause. 5 Jul 2013 Read more

Rob Malpage directs and DOP's two Cannes Lions winnersRob Malpage directs the Uniball campaign through TBWA Hunt Lascaris which won a Bronze Lion and Rob was DOP on the WWF that also won Bronze with Marcel and Publicis Argentinia. Big up, Rob! 3 Jul 2013 Read more

Congratulations to Black River FC and director Anton Visser of Velocity whose First For Women 'Top Gun' advertisement has received a Clio Shortlist for Music Licensed. 26 Apr 2013 Read more

Velocity Films has been short-listed for Production Company of the Year on Respect to our directors Greg Gray, Anton Visser, and Gregg Bailey for the great work that got us noticed - it's an honour to be nominated among fellow Production Companies; Stink, MJZ, Academy, Rattling Stick, Biscuit, and Park Pictures. In addition to this, Greg Gray's FNB 'Dog' has been nominated as TVC of the Year. FNB 'Dog' rubs shoulders with the likes of ads such as Canal+ 'Bear', The Guardian 'Three Little Pigs', Nike Free 'I Would Run To You' and P&G 'Best Job'. 22 Nov 2012 Read more

Adrian De Sa Garces directs FNB campaignVelocity's Adrian De Sa Garces brings a certain charisma and child-like wonder to this delightful new campaign for MetropolitanRepublic and their client FNB, which reaffirms the special harmony of idiosyncrasies that make up people the world over - and regardless of where you fit in, FNB bank always caters to the individual. 19 Jul 2012 Read more

Velocity signs director Leigh OgilvieVelocity has signed director Leigh Ogilvie to their roster. 9 Feb 2012 Read more

Velocity Films won several awards at this weekend's Loeries awards and retained their number one Production House ranking. Of the 38 finalists Velocity were awarded, Keith Rose won three craft golds for 8ta "Emoticon Boy", 3 silvers won by Greg Gray for Lunch Bar, Daniel Levy for IBM Henry and again Keith Rose for 8ta. In addition to this Velocity won 4 Bronzes, 6 craft certificates as well as best use of Music for 8ta "Emoticon Boy 21 Sep 2011 Read more

Tenacity's short film entitled The Watchers, about a documentary filmmaker who embeds himself and his crew into the daily life of a vampire, has been selected as an Official Honoree at The Webby Awards. 20 Apr 2011 Read more

Tenacity's short film entitled The Watchers is short listed at the Webby Awards. The Webby Awards is presented annually by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences for excellence on the Internet with categories in websites, interactive advertising, online film and video, and mobile. 15 Feb 2011 Read more

Petar Spiljevic of Velocity captures precious moments for eco-conscious commercialThe new Consol ad reminds one to savour life's precious moments and add value to our lives by making healthy choices in the form of using glass. The commercial has a strong eco message using beautifully considered images by director Petar Spiljevic of Velocity for agency human.kind. 3 Dec 2010 Read more

For those Naughty Sailors that haven't spotted themselves on our Facebook page please go and view the Naughty sailor Velocity party pics on: or!/album.php?aid=239099&id=32031181189. 14 Oct 2010 Read more

Velocity are proud to announce that they have thirty-six Loeries finalists. The finalists are for directors Keith Rose, Greg Gray, Adrian de sa Garces, Anton Visser and Petar Spiljavic. The following work has been shortlisted: 31 Aug 2010 Read more

Daniel Levi makes debut for IBMVelocity's newest director, Daniel Levi, has been selected by IBM to produce a four-and-a-half minute film on the responsible use of resources. 22 Jul 2010 Read more

Velocity and Bouffant take a Bronze each at CannesVelocity Films and sister company, Bouffant, each walked away with a Bronze Lion at last week's Cannes Film Awards. 29 Jun 2010 Read more

Greg Gray brings back Hammer timeVelocity's Greg Gray has managed to bring back yet another 80's rapper with his latest spot for Castle Lite. Created by Ogilvy Cape Town, the new ad features the iconic M.C. Hammer complete with sparkly jacket and oversized shoulder pads. 17 Jun 2010 Read more

Petar captures forever moments for Samsung Dual ViewAs part of the nationwide launch of Samsung's new PL100/PL150 Dual View Camera, Velocity Director Petar Spiljevic showcases some of the precious, emotional and sometimes humorous incidents that become special memories. 11 Jun 2010 Read more

Velocity Films has appointed Asian producer, Hana Mattar, to market the company and its directors in Asia. 14 May 2010 Read more

Anton goes to Funky TownIf ever there were an ad that encapsulates Velocity Director Anton Visser's ability with comedy and performance, then Metropolitan Republic's Wimpy “Family” spot would have to be it. 3 May 2010 Read more

Velocity is proud to announce that they are sponsoring the Film Category of the 2010 Cannes Lions. Velocity has been attending Cannes for nearly two decades and over the years has walked off with a number of Gold, Silver and Bronze statues. 15 Apr 2010 Read more

Petar Spiljevic directs football performance spot for Glo and Ireland DavenportWhilst Petar Spiljevic has been carving a niche for himself with his attention to detail and highly stylised eye when it comes to food and beauty commercials one of his more recent commercials is a performance football spot for telecommunications company Glo through agency Ireland Davenport. 10 Mar 2010 Read more

Velocity ranked 13 worldwide by Gunn ReportVelocity has been ranked number 13 amongst the top 25 Production Companies Worldwide in the latest Gunn Report. This is based on points accumulated at the awards festivals round the globe. This is the second year in a row that Velocity has been featured in the Gunn Report. 17 Feb 2010 Read more

Velocity signs director Steve TanchelVelocity has signed fashion photographer and director Steve Tanchel to their roster. Tanchel has worked for every major magazine publication from Elle, GQ to Dazed and Confused and a range of advertising clients that include Levis, De Beers, Mastercard, Cellini, Guess and Motorola. 13 Jan 2010 Read more

Halloween infiltrates Velocity Hoo hooPetar Spiljevic has directed a Tiger Beer commercial for Halloween. To get you in the mood for a spot of trick or treating check this out: 30 Oct 2009 Read more

Velocity Wins two silvers and three bronzesAnton Visser directed Chicken Licken “Singing Burger” which won silver in the TV category along with Adrian de sa Garces who won silver for his Chicken Licken “Morning after”, both directed for Net#work BBDO. Greg Gray won two bronzes for BMW “Diver” and the Windhoek “Keep it real” campaign. Velocity also won a bronze for their new CI. 30 Sep 2009 Read more

Velocity Films were looking for a batch of new researchers for their research department so they chatted to their neighbours in Cape Town. 15 Jun 2009 Read more

Commercials Director Anton Visser has directed an ad for Food and Trees for Africa with Lowe Bull that has won bronze at the One Show. 14 May 2009 Read more

Petar Spiljevic officially signs to the Velocity director rosterSerbian-born Petar Spiljevic has been based in South Africa since 1991 and commenced his directing career in 2006. Prior to directing Petar built a name for himself as a sought-after and highly-awarded art director for commercials and music videos. 23 Jan 2009 Read more

Velocity has achieved two gold awards and a silver in the television and cinema category at the London International Awards. 13 Nov 2008 Read more

Commercials Director Greg Gray ranked Top 10 worldwideGreg Gray of Velocity Films has been ranked in the Top 10 directors worldwide in this week's Bestads rankings. 16 Sep 2008 Read more

Anton Visser ''Making His Mother Proud''Anton Visser's three spots for the 2008 Loerie Awards “Make Your Mother Proud” campaign has won the Creative Circle Ad of the Month for June. 11 Aug 2008 Read more

Seen beside the Velocity poolsideThe Velocity party by the pool was its usual rockin' self. Sweat.x got those feet tapping and all those folks going down brown whilst the girls in tight lycra introduced everyone to Jose and the boys in gold shorts and painted toenails shook their well formed booties. 31 Jul 2008 Read more

Velocity has won two out of the three film and television category wins at Cannes. 27 Jun 2008 Read more

Thabo Marera shoots Guinness MaltaThabo Marera of Velocity has recently directed commercials for brands as diverse as Standard Bank, MTN, Bonitas and Guinness Malta. 12 Jun 2008 Read more

“Make your mother proud”That's the message to creatives in this year's Loeries call-for-entries campaign. Conceptualised by the clever kids at Net#work BBDO, the television and viral commercials were finished thanks to the generosity of Velocity Films, Left Post Production and Freq'ncy Audio. 26 May 2008 Read more

Greg Gray of Velocity is Director of the YearGreg Gray of Velocity Films has won the inaugural Commercials Director of the Year award at the annual AdReview awards held last night. Based on the Creative Circle points system of awards won both in SA and globally for his commercials. These commercials include Stanlib Choices, Guinness Pool Cue and MTN Clap which also won as part of the Campaign of the Year for the MTN “Go” campaign devised jointly by The Jupiter Drawing Room and MetropolitanRepublic. 25 Apr 2008 Read more

MTN Clap directed by Greg Gray of Velocity is One Show finalistCommercials director Greg Gray's spot for MTN titled “Clap” with agency MetropolitanRepublic is a finalist in the One Show TV category. The One Show is New York-based and awards the best work in advertising, design, interactive work from all over the globe. 10 Apr 2008 Read more

Scary things happen in the dark...Anton Visser from Velocity Films has delivered one of the funniest and most surprising takes on the power cuts to date. The simple story involves an old lady, a poodle and a power cut. 20 Feb 2008 Read more

Adrian de Sa Garces of Velocity has Ad of the Year Finalist for 5fm campaignThe latest campaign for 5FM radio, directed by commercials director Adrian De Sa Garces of Velocity Films for agency Net#work BBDO, has been selected by the Creative Circle as an Ad of the Year Finalist. The campaign is all about the effect 5FM has on the world around you and amplifies listeners' everyday experiences, stimulating the senses and infusing energy. 30 Jan 2008 Read more

Duuuummeeeelaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa...Dumela, the Tswana translation for Hello, is the name and central focus of Thabo Marera's latest commercial for MTN. The network service provider and its advertising agency MetropolitanRepublic have created an entertaining commercial brought to life by Thabo. 11 Dec 2007 Read more

Keith Rose of Velocity directs Sony BraviaFrom 250,000 bouncing balls, 70,000 litres of exploding paint, several multi-coloured playdoh bunnies to 100,000 meters of cotton thread for the latest Sony Bravia commercial directed by Keith Rose of Velocity Films. 28 Nov 2007 Read more

Greg Gray's Guinness campaign garners more international awardsGreg Gray's international commercial for Guinness continues to win more accolades on the awards circuit. 19 Nov 2007 Read more

Keith Rose of Velocity Films has three finalists in the Midas AwardsKeith Rose of Velocity has three finalists in the Midas Awards. The Midas Awards is the only advertising competition dedicated to recognising work created worldwide for the financial services communications industry and forms part of the New York Advertising Festival. 9 Nov 2007 Read more

Yes, it's a real sportNandos has taken a stand against bland with its latest campaign which is a tongue in cheek look at a team of die hard curlers. The humorous three spot campaign is directed by Anton Visser of Velocity Films for agency Lowe Bull and creatives Stuart Turner (copywriter) and Darren Borrino (art director). 7 Aug 2007 Read more

''My mother told me''“Clap-clap, clap your hands slap your thigh... my mother told me if I was good that she would buy me a rubber dolly...” are the words of the cult sixties song that lends its magic to the latest MTN commercial featuring large groups of children dancing and playing the clap-clap game with the pay-off line “go start something”. 29 Jun 2007 Read more

Precious metal from a pair of jeansKeith Rose has been awarded a Bronze Clio for Cinematography for the Nokia Cape Town Fashion week commercial. 5 Jun 2007 Read more

A coup for South African advertisingWhen Anton Visser, one of Velocity Films most recently appointed directors, decided to turn the Newlands Forest area and lake on a farm called Applethwaite into a full service Virgin Active Gym, his task of striking a balance between pulling off a beautiful look and still maintaining a feeling of authenticity became a true reality. 26 Apr 2007 Read more

Barry Munchick of Velocity to judge international awardsExecutive Producer, proprietor and co-founder of Velocity Films Barry Munchick has been selected to be on the judging panel at Asia’s leading awards - the Asia Pacific Adfest. 21 Feb 2007 Read more

Allan Gray commercial strikes goldThe new Allan Gray commercial directed by Greg Gray of Velocity Films for agency King James is a detailed piece of filmmaking that draws the viewer in, using a timeless fable to convey a thought-provoking analogy.  20 Nov 2006 Read more

Street cred named desireAdrian de sa Garces of Velocity Films has directed a commercial for the new Polo GTI with Ogilvy Cape Town, based on a simple idea that uses the beatboxing rap genre to tap into its target audience.  14 Nov 2006 Read more

Theron shoots Sony campaignSharing the same surname as Charlize but pronounced differently is Velocity's own blonde bombshell, newcomer director Jeana Theron, who has added her fine-tuned aesthetic sensibility to a new Sony campaign.  9 Nov 2006 Read more

The Varga gals have fun...Margate was no doubt the place to be! More importantly the Velocity/FWF pool party on Saturday saw all the creatives from Jo'burg and Cape Town at the party! 26 Sep 2006 Read more

Slim has proven he can do it again...Freshwater films director Slim has just completed shooting the new Sunlight commercial for Lowe Bull Johannesburg. The entire commercial was shot in the town of Villiers and many of the local residents featured in the commercial.  2 Aug 2006 Read more

Greg Gray makes the right choice...Velocity Films commercials director Greg Gray has directed the latest Stanlib commercial for TBWA Hunt Lascaris which centres around the peace of mind and financial freedom that can be achieved by making the right investment decisions.  19 Jul 2006 Read more

Barry Munchick treks off to the tourBarry Munchick of Velocity Films and the Fireflies riders head off on their annual pilgrimage through the French Alps for eight days, cycling the grueling Tour de France route. 12 Jun 2006 Read more

All three Clio wins in the TV/Cinema section for South Africa are directed by Velocity and Freshwater directors such as Lourens Van Rensburg of Freshwater Films, newly signed director Adrian de sa Garces and Thabo Marera of Velocity Films. 17 May 2006 Read more

The Virgin Atlantic Airways Love Story commercial directed by Greg Gray of Velocity Films for Net#work BBDO has been recognised as the number one international television commercial worldwide. 21 Feb 2006 Read more

Barry Munchick, Executive Producer & Proprietor of Velocity Films, has been invited to judge at one of the world's most prestigious awards, The D&AD Awards 2006, in the TV & Cinema category. 23 Nov 2005 Read more

Judging by the photos from the Loerie weekend we see some of you got your ass kicked at the Velocity party by Velocity's "gold" gun-toting monokini-clad Margate beauties. 26 Oct 2005 Read more

Last year Velocity embarked on a proactive drive to raise creative consciousness in the industry and the latest results of the Loerie finalists bear the fruits of their labour.  5 Oct 2005 Read more

One of the latest Opel ads directed by Keith Rose of Velocity Films with Net#Work BBDO team Matthew Barnes and Thomas Cullinan has been recognised by fellow marketing and advertising professionals worldwide as the top five most popular spots internationally according to Adforum.  24 Aug 2005 Read more

At this exciting time of year when the atmosphere spins like a frantic freewheel during The Tour, we are reminded of two South Africans who recently braved the very same epic Alpine ascents to take part in the Fireflies Leuka ride for charity. 14 Jul 2005 Read more

For those of you having nostalgic flashes to your mad, bad fabulous days at Cannes we thought we would help probe your memory bank with some pics of the Kwaito party. 13 Jul 2005 Read more

Commercials director Keith Rose of Velocity Films has had his latest commercial featured at the only-in-America phenomenon, the Superbowl. 17 Feb 2005 Read more

Commercials director Gordon Clark of Velocity Films launched his photographic book "Transitions" last night. 25 Jan 2005 Read more

Ogilvy Johannesburg have partnered with Director Giaco Angelini of Velocity Films to produce a daring and powerful new campaign for Hansa beer. 12 Dec 2004 Read more

The deadline for all agency creatives to send in their award winning script to Cannes Do SA is fast approaching as entries close on Monday 15 November 2004. 10 Nov 2004 Read more

Keith Rose of Velocity directed Sasol spots that in total won four Gold Loeries and two bronze awards at the Loerie advertising awards. The Sasol spots won a Campaign Gold Loerie, Sasol Milk won a Film Gold, and two Gold Craft Loeries for Cinematography and editing. Keith Rose also received two bronze craft awards for the same campaign awarded to Sasol Fabric & Plate for direction and Cinematography respectively. 5 Oct 2004 Read more

Velocity is extremely proud to announce that Douglas Machogo from Velocity Films is one of the winners of the Rising Star! Award. 22 Aug 2004 Read more

Greg Gray of Velocity Films has delivered another edgy piece of cinematography with the new Sprite commercial directed for agency Ogilvy & Mather RSTM.  7 Jul 2004 Read more

Velocity director Keith Rose's most awarded commercial BMW "Mouse" has gained recognition once again resulting in Rose being the first South African director to be inducted into the Clio TV Hall of Fame. 20 May 2004 Read more

SAA's latest commercial is a tribute to South Africa celebrating ten years of democracy and is directed by Giaco Angelini of Velocity Films with agency Herdbuoys/McCann. 28 Apr 2004 Read more

Following on from their success at the Loeries as the most awarded commercial production house, Velocity Afrika has brought home one Gold and two Bronze Lions from CANNES and has been recognised with three other finalists. 22 Jun 2003 Read more


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