American Airlines to ditch social distancing as of 7/1

1+ As American Airlines’ stock sinks, the company announced Friday that it will resume full flights starting July 1 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  The airline will continue to notify passengers when their planes are full and allow them to switch to less crowded flights at no extra cost through Sept. 30, according to a statement … Continue reading “American Airlines to ditch social distancing as of 7/1”

Report: ‘Social Distancing’ leads to cyber affairs

2+ During the past few months, Reel 360 and our sister publication, Reel Chicago, have reported many stories on those affected, and unfortunately laid off, in the film and advertising industries due to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. But, it would seem the global pandemic has also led to a new situation at home where married … Continue reading “Report: ‘Social Distancing’ leads to cyber affairs”

DDB Worldwide responds to social distancing

2+ As new coronavirus hot spots emerge in the Chicago, Detroit and New Orleans areas — and health officials there are pleading for medical resources to meet the surges, more and more brands as well as agencies are urging people to adhere to social distancing, the practice of staying six feet away from each other. We recently … Continue reading “DDB Worldwide responds to social distancing”

Coca-Cola and McCann react to social distancing

1+ Brands continue to react to the new edict of social distancing due to the rampant spread of the normal coronavirus COVID-19. Yesterday, we showed you how McDonald’s separated its golden arches in a show of support for the action. Today, we have Argentina’s Mercado McCann with their effort for client Coca-Cola. The brand used … Continue reading “Coca-Cola and McCann react to social distancing”

McDonald’s responds to social distancing

3+ We’re living in scary and crazy times. And while we have all been asked to social distance from each other due to the global crisis at hand, brands are beginning to do their part. McDonald’s Brazil is supporting the idea of social distancing by separating its Golden Arches into two separate arches. Agency DPZ&T … Continue reading “McDonald’s responds to social distancing”

DDB Prague’s aMAZING social campaign for McDelivery

2+ Have you ever thought about how much time you’ve spent cooking lately? Especially in quarantine? Believe us when we say The Reel 360 Team has upped our culinary skills substantially. But every now and then we just want/need to order out. Then comes this clever print and online introduction (and reminder) to McDonald’s McDelivery … Continue reading “DDB Prague’s aMAZING social campaign for McDelivery”

Some conservative media fuels Social Distance Deniers

1+ We have now entered our fifth week of quarantine due to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, the once “booming” economy has sunk to record lows, unemployment has risen to record highs and patience is in low supply. While we have been introduced to new terminology because of this global crisis – … Continue reading “Some conservative media fuels Social Distance Deniers”

D-Nice’s #couchparty on IG Live creates social dancing

2+ Epic and sweaty. That’s the only way to describe Bronx native DJ D-Nice (real name Derrick Jones) is doing his part to keep social distancers entertained and positive during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. What began as a “Homeschool social distancing Party” last Wednesday March 18 (with only 200 followers), has quickly become a social … Continue reading “D-Nice’s #couchparty on IG Live creates social dancing”

Beam, Museum of Graffiti sponsor Street Heroines

0 The Museum of Graffiti, along with film series sponsor, Jim Beam, will celebrate female street artists worldwide with the premiere of the critically-acclaimed documentary Street Heroines, produced and directed by Valiant Pictures’ Alexandra Henry.  The feature documentary is a story about the courage and creativity of female graffiti and street artists from around the … Continue reading “Beam, Museum of Graffiti sponsor Street Heroines”

REEL WOMEN: Hue&Cry designer Lauren Cash

3+ Editor’s Note: They are leaders. They are inspirational. They are mentors. They are visionaries. They are, quite frankly, badasses. They are our 2021 REEL WOMEN. During Women’s History Month, you will be able to meet these incredible personalities in Advertising, Entertainment, Media and Production. Get ready, they are making “Herstory.” When Lauren Cash is not … Continue reading “REEL WOMEN: Hue&Cry designer Lauren Cash”

Villas Tacos makes the pandemic comforting

1+ While living at the epicenter of the Covid-19 outbreak, in the daily world of double face masking, social distancing and isolation, the Latinx community is creating a safe and comforting way for people to gather together in the name of Angelino’s favorite food — tacos. Villas Tacos Pop Up Shop, a family business that … Continue reading “Villas Tacos makes the pandemic comforting”

Kia Motors accelerates the good of high school football

1+ While Kia announced it would not be running a new spot on the Super Bowl, the auto carmaker will be blitzing Sunday on behalf of America’s high school football teams. As America readies for the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Kia Motors America will focus on giving back directly to young … Continue reading “Kia Motors accelerates the good of high school football”

Nick Jonas calls for better care in DexCom SB spot

1+ Tens of millions of people with diabetes around the world are still pricking their fingers, signaling a lack of awareness and the need to improve access for game changing CGM technology that has revolutionized diabetes management. DexCom, debuted today its first-ever Super Bowl commercial, starring multi-platinum recording artist, actor and philanthropist Nick Jonas, who was … Continue reading “Nick Jonas calls for better care in DexCom SB spot”

The new normal at Apt. 1 Coffee

1+ What happens when you combine a coffee shop together with a cute Santa Monica apartment? You get Apt. 1 Coffee, a popular new coffee apartment house that has manifested in the Santa Monica neighborhood. If there’s one thing caffeine drinkers can all chime in on is how much coffee puts us all in a … Continue reading “The new normal at Apt. 1 Coffee”

FX orders Taika Waititi comedy series ‘Reservation Dogs’

1+ After successfully completing principal photography on the pilot episode in Oklahoma earlier this year, FX has announced a full series order of the half-hour comedy Reservation Dogs. The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), alongside with state and city leadership, was incredibly proud to welcome the on-location filming of Reservation Dogs earlier last year … Continue reading “FX orders Taika Waititi comedy series ‘Reservation Dogs’”

DJ D-Nice is more than tough in new 2021 F-150

2+ Ford Motor Company and multitalented DJ D-Nice have collabed to launch the all-new 2021 F-150 in a new multicultural lifestyle campaign debuting today called “More Than Tough.” Reel 360’s MVP of quarantine easily belonged to the famed DJ (Derrick Jones), the force behind the Instagram Live series ‘Club Quarantine. Last March, nationwide shelter-in-place orders … Continue reading “DJ D-Nice is more than tough in new 2021 F-150”

Partners + Napier expands in-house content studio

1+ Partners + Napier today announced the expansion of its content production capabilities with the opening of a dedicated, custom-built studio space under a new banner: Gammut Productions. Built out over several months, Gammut now occupies over 3,000 square feet on the concourse of Partners + Napier’s national HQ. With the rise of in-house production … Continue reading “Partners + Napier expands in-house content studio”

Even with approval, Disney; Universal to remain closed

1+ California has cleared theme parks to reopen after more than seven months of coronavirus closures provided they follow newly issued COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. However, Disneyland, Universal and other large parks may not be able to return until next summer. California Health and Human Services Secretary Mark Ghaly announced during a news conference … Continue reading “Even with approval, Disney; Universal to remain closed”

Funworks unleashes Assassin’s Creed episodes

1+ Creative agency Funworks has partnered with Ubisoft for a series of unconventional episodic shorts for the upcoming video game Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Starring comedic actor Brett Gelman (Fleabag, Stranger Things) as an unkempt self-help guru, and breakout TikTok star Caitlin Reilly, the long-form videos depict a campsite seminar drawing on lessons from the game … Continue reading “Funworks unleashes Assassin’s Creed episodes”

‘Not going to waste my time,’ Trump to skip virtual debate

2+ While being interview this morning by Fox Business host Maria Bartiromo, President Donald J. Trump said he would not participate in a virtually held debate. The president, who is currently being treated for coronavirus, was informed of the decision by the bipartisan Commission on Presidential Debates and immediately balked. “I’m not going to waste … Continue reading “‘Not going to waste my time,’ Trump to skip virtual debate”