Who would have thought that some of the best ads I’ve seen all year would be for a South American film fest?
The posters, from Brazil’s 17th “Festival de Cinema Judaico de Sao Paolo,” are the brainchild of illustrator Rômulos Oliveira, and Sao Paolo’s Y&R advertising agency. They’re also goddamned good. Equal parts Marx Brother’s snark and Tim Burton weirdness, these ads succeed in doing the (previously) impossible – they actually make me wanna go to a Jewish film festival.
Check ’em out: