On Gruen Planet this week, we ask why advertising is turning into a giant episode of Candid Camera. Why are so many brands pranking people and putting the resulting videos on YouTube? Also, we take a trip to South Australia to pull apart the ‘Barossa Be Consumed’ ad, the one featuring Nick Cave’s ‘Red Right Hand’ on the soundtrack. Is it just us or is SA wooing the usually ignored murder demographic?

August 2, 2016 | TV