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Watch: Jonathan Glazer-Directed World Cup Ad For Nike Featuring Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo & More

The Playlist By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist April 1, 2014 at 5:01PM

The release this week of Jonathan Glazer's brilliant "Under The Skin" has given us no shortage of reasons to investigate his work and generally have an excuse to talk about one of our favorite directors. And even when it comes to his advertising and commercial gigs, he leaves a memorable impression. Yesterday, we highlighted ten of his best efforts in the short form, and today comes another that could easily make this list.
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Risk Everything Jonathan Glazer

The release this week of Jonathan Glazer's brilliant "Under The Skin" has given us no shortage of reasons to investigate his work and generally have an excuse to talk about one of our favorite directors. And even when it comes to his advertising and commercial gigs, he leaves a memorable impression. Yesterday, we highlighted ten of his best efforts in the short form, and today comes another that could easily make this list.

With the World Cup kicking off this summer, Glazer has teamed with Nike and delivered a spot for their "Risk Everything" campaign. This one follows footballers (or for North Americans, soccer players) Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar as they prepare for the big game and stay focused, while keeping the noise and distraction of media and fame at a distance. In terms of capturing the feverish excitement that's coming to Brazil, Glazer pretty much nails it. Watch below. [Creativity Online]

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