Because the best adverts… are great films. Film4 want to celebrate the mini epic – adverts that borrow from the values of film and take their time to tell great stories. Adverts that stick with you. Ads that make you think. Ads you want to see again and again.

What was your favourite ad of 2008?
A shortlist of the best 12 long form (60 seconds or longer ads) has been created by a panel of advertising experts including creative directors, advertisers, media and advertising agencies. They’ve chosen the ads that they think are the most creative, filmic and that tell great stories but we need you to cast your vote to decide the winner!

On the Shortlist…..

Here Come the Girls, Boots
Do The Test, Transport for London
Magical, Vodafone
The Ex, Coke Zero
Cowboys, Carling
Go on Lad, Hovis
Watch Your Own Heart Attack, British Heart Foundation
Knife Crime, COI
Barnardo’s, Story Repeating
Tesco, Christmas Des
Sony HD TV, Bond

What’s in it for you?
Head to choose your favorite ad of the year from the shortlist, enter the competition and you’ll be entered into the free prize draw to win a top-of-the-range Sony Bravia 40″ LCD TV and home cinema system, It’s as simple as that! so head to the site now to make your vote count.

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