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Top Spot of the Week: Cineplex's "A Balloon For Ben" From Zulu Alpha Kilo

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Robert Goldrich
Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

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Titled A Balloon for Ben, this animated short film is set in a world where balloons are filled with the light of film.  Ben and his father purchase a balloon with the intention of watching it together, but things do not go as planned when the demands of his father’s job get in the way.  What follows is a heartwarming tale of how Ben’s father ultimately shares the joy of making time for what he loves, with his son.  The film features a unique rendition of ‘Everywhere’ by Fleetwood Mac, which is performed by Toronto-native Em Patrick (English) and Star Académie winner, Stephanie Lapointe (French).

Yves Geleyn directed via production/animation studio Hornet for agency Zulu Alpha Kilo, Toronto.

A Balloon for Ben, part of the continuing “See The Big Picture” campaign, is being shown at Cineplex’s 165 theaters across Canada as part of the December and January Pre-Shows.  It will also be promoted and brought to life through a fully-integrated marketing strategy across Cineplex’s social media, communications and digital channels.

Credits

Client Cineplex Entertainment Agency Zulu Alpha Kilo Zak Mroueh, chief creative officer; Allen Oke, executive creative director; Guilherme Bermejo, art director; Nick Doerr, writer; Tara Handley, producer; Heidi Philip, strategic planner Production/Animation/Telecine Hornet Yves Geleyn, director; Desiree Stavracos, producer. Audio Post Facility/Music Vapor RMW Joel Serlin, audio director; Kailee Nowosad, producer; Julian Rudd, engineer. Music “Everywhere” composition by Vapor RMW Singers: English--Em Patrick, French--Stephanie Lapointe French Agency BBR

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