Kyle Soehngen, a US based director, pitched to shoot at an East Coast fire department and the insight and considered approach he detailed in his pitch excited both ourselves and the brand. Having shot a number of documentary style projects with a keen focus on strong aesthetic, and also having family who had worked in firefighting, he was a great choice for the project.
Along with his production team Kyle was able to combine great interviews with some stunning footage from the shoot and off the back of the quality of the original content film, we quickly looked at the option of creating a TVC from the assets. Below is the TVC which aired in North America and the longer content film.
Gillette Firefighter content film
Gillette Firefighter 30" TVC