Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
|History of Advertising - Early TV Commercials Vol I |
Genres: Special Interests, Television, Documentary
This 2-DVD set is a tribute to the early advertisers who made their entry into TV commercials. It is also a boon to all those interested in advertising and marketing since the beginning of 20th century. Though a bit length... more »
Bart | Montpellier, France | 04/25/2006
(5 out of 5 stars)
"Boy, has television advertising changed over the years.
If you are used to the gloss, color CGI ads that dominate the tube today you'll be shocked at what ads were like when television was first starting out.
What they lack in techiclal details these ads more than make up for in how creative they were. They clearly didn't know what would work and what wouldn't so they tried every different type of approach they could think of.
The quality of the footage is surprisingly good considering how old the clips are."