It Was an Award-Winning Evening at the 2014 Marketing Awards



Projects that Rooster Post Production were fortunate enough to collaborate on picked up a ton of metal at last night’s Marketing Awards. We’re always proud of the work we do, but it’s really nice when work is recognized at the awards podium!

The Beer Fridge

A big round of congratulations are in order for The Beer Fridge, which won BEST IN SHOW, GOLD in Out of Home/Experiential/Stunts/Events and SILVER in the Film category. A well deserved win for agency Rethink, Molson Canadian, Partners Film director Jonty Toosey and our very own editor Marc Langley. Want to know the story behind The Beer Fridge and Project Indonesia?



Once More: The Story of VIN 903847

It was a golden ending to the story for Red Urban, Untitled Director Hubert Davis, Volkswagen and editor Paul Jutras as Once More: The Story of VIN 903847 also won GOLD at the Marketing Awards in the Branded Content category. It also picked up a SILVER in the Digital – Websites/Microsites/Advertising category.  Read more about the documentary and how it came to be.



The Beetle 3-Track Gang of Rhythm

Volkswagen Beetle also walked off with two awards for agency Red Urban, Untitled Films director Wendy Morgan, and Rooster Post editor Dave De Carlo for The Beetle 3-Track, Gang of Rhythm featuring break out musical sensation “Walk Off The Earth”. The project won BRONZE in the Film – Online Single category and a CRAFT AWARD for Music. The video features three different versions of the song, in three different locations, with three different models of The Beetle. The annotation buttons in the video let viewers seamlessly jump between locations and songs, making it a three-in-one interactive experience. Read more about this incredible 3-video project.



Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

TWO GOLDS and a Special Jury Selection “Marketing for Good” were handed out for the pieces that Rooster worked on for Grey’s PSA Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America amongst the many awards that this campaign received. “Easter Surprise” won GOLD for Press – Out of Home Single, edited by Rooster’s Drew Stevenson and “It’s Time for Gun Sense” won GOLD for Public Service Integrated. Our work in the Public Service Integrated category was edited by Dave De Carlo and Drew Stevenson. Big congratulations go to agency Grey, Untitled director Hubert Davis and Rooster Post’s Dave De Carlo and Drew Stevenson.



Congratulations to all of last night’s winners – it was a great show! Read about it here



Title: The Beer Fridge

Client: Molson Canadian

Agency: Rethink, Toronto
Creative Directors: Aaron Starkman, Chris Staples, Dré Labre, Ian Grais
Art Directors: Joel Holtby, Vince Tassone, Christian Buer
Writers: Mike Dubrick, Aaron Starkman, Matt Antonello, Dave Thornhill
Account Director: Ashley Eaton
Broadcast Producer: Clair Galea

Production Company: Partners Film
Director: Jonty Toosey
Executive Producer: Aerin Barnes
Line Producer: Neil Bartley
Director of Photography: Bruce Jackson

Post Production: Rooster Post
Executive Producer: Melissa Kahn
Editor: Marc Langley
Assistant Editor: Nick Greaves

Post Production: Fort York VFX
Music and Sound Design: RMW Music
Producer/Composer: Steven MacKinnon

Colourist: Eric Whipp, Alter Ego

Title: Once More: The Story of VIN 903847
Client: Volkswagen

Director, Marketing at Volkswagen Canada: Peter Blackwell
Manager, Brand Marketing at Volkswagen Canada: Lynne Piette
Manager, Digital Marketing at Volkswagen Canada: Kayan Ng

Agency: Red Urban
Creative Director: Christina Yu
Art Director: Liam Johnstone
Writer: Sarah DiDomenico, Matt Syberg-Olsen
Integrated Producer: Terri Vegso
Account Executive: Dianne Kim
Creative Resources Manager: Mary-Claire Barlow

Production Company: Untitled Films
Director: Hubert Davis
Producer: Tom Evelyn
Executive Producer: Lexy Kavluk
DP: John Minh Tran, Chris Romeike

Post Production: Rooster Post
Editor: Paul Jutras
Assistant Editor: Jesse Unruh
Executive Producer: Melissa Kahn

Transfer: Alter Ego
Colourist: Trisha Hagoriles

Online: Fort York
Flame Artist: Ernie Mordak
Assistant Flame Artist: Jason Pereira

Audio: Imprint Music, Toronto
Director: Fraser MacDougall


 Title: Beetle 3-Track Gang of Rhythm
Client: Volkswagen Canada

Agency: Red Urban
Creative Director: Christina Yu
Art Director: Alicia Outschoorn
Writers: Cooper Evoy & Jon Taylor
Agency Producer: Andrea Hull
Director, Digital Strategy & Social Media: Nicole Milette
Account Director: Sonia Ruckemann
Sr. Account Executive: Beatrice Recio

Production Company: Untitled Films
Director: Wendy Morgan
Director of Photography: John Houtman
Executive Producer: Lexy Kavluk
Line Producer: Michael Smith
Editor: Dave De Carlo, Rooster Post
Flame Artist: Andrew Rolfe, Fort York
Colourist: Wade Odlum, Alter Ego
Senior Developer: Ricardo Peters


Title: It’s Time For Gun Sense

Client: Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense

Agency: Grey
Creative Director/Writer: Patrick Scissons
Art Directors: Yusong Zhang, Rob Trickey

Account Service: Laura Rovinescu

Production Company: Untitled Film
Director: Hubert Davis
Executive Producer: Tom Evelyn/Lexy Kavluk
Line Producer: Tom Evelyn

Post Production: Rooster Post
Executive Producer: Melissa Kahn
Editors: Dave De Carlo, Drew Stevenson

Recording Studio: Rocco Gagliese

VFX: Andres Kirejew


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