Television Commercial Production

The traditional television commercial has come a long way since the very first TVC took to the airwaves on July 1st 1941.  From that grainy static image of a Bulova watch to the staggering $51.9 million dollar production for Chanel,  the past eight decades have seen many changes.

Although the core concepts of brand and product messaging awareness have remained the same, the channels and touchpoints where an audience can see your “advert” has exploded.

We can help you strategise, plan and produce your television commercial for a range of distribution points such as broadcast linear TV, online, streaming, pre-roll, social and various internet-based platforms.


Kitchen Things - Steve Hansen - "The Selector"

Steve Hansen had experienced the expert advice available at Kitchen Things and kindly put his face to the brand to let others know about his experience.

Lockwood Homes

This Television commercial was produced for Lockwood Homes to announce the release of their new plan book which potential customers could look through to see all the great designs available when building with their unique building system.

Trends Ideas Website TVC

Trends has been synonymous with providing inspiration, ideas and information to the housing and commercial markets for over 40 years. During this time the company has been at the forefront of introducing new production technologies and new ways to reach audiences. First established as a print media company, Trends now offers an integrated approach across multiple channels including online, digital and social.

Feltex Green

Established over 70 years ago, Feltex has built a reputation as one of New Zealand’s leading carpet manufacturers, by consistently providing consumers with innovative, high quality and stylish floor-covering solutions. They were challenging themselves to design, manufacture and distribute innovative products with reduced environmental and social impacts.

Lockwood Homes - "Love what you live in"

Part of the "Love what you live in" campaign, a series of 30-second and 15-second commercials were produced profiling a variety of people and whanau who live in a Lockwood Home.

Kitchen Things

Kitchen Things premium appliances are carefully selected for their exceptional quality, cutting-edge technology, longevity and sophistication at competitive prices.

Jalcon Homes

Jalcon was founded 27 years ago by Lindsay Aitken, initially trading as a custom design and build offering. However with a view to enable more people to access the exceptional quality Jalcon has become renowned for, Jalcon shifted focus to offer off-the-plan homes in some of the city’s most contemporary and vibrant communities.

Smeg Appliances - "Victoria"

Part of a series of four 15 Second TVCs showcasing each of the iconic ranges available from SMEG Appliances NZ.

Cool Television Commercials (not by us!)

Below are some historical Television commercials that have helped change the visual and cultural landscape over the past eight decades.

The First Ever TVC

Bulova produced the world's first television advertisement, on July 1, 1941 (the first day that commercial advertising was permitted on television), before a baseball game between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies over New York station WNBT (now WNBC).

The Most Expensive - $51 Million Dollars

CHANEL N°5 advertising film from 2004
"Le Film" by Baz Luhrmann, with Nicole Kidman

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Music: "Clair de lune" (in "Suite Bergamasque," by Claude Debussy, performed by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra)
© CHANEL 2004

iPhone 2007 - "Hello"

The first Apple iPhone Commercial, aired on the night of the 2007 Acadamey Awards.