Would You Regret This Christmas Gift?

Adorable Wild Boar Makes the Case for Canal+ in Funny Spot From BETC

By Ann-Christine Diaz. Published on Nov 13, 2015

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This holiday season has been quite calamitous, given recent ads for Sainsbury's and this one for French broadcaster Canal+, via BETC Paris. In it, we see a huge pet wild boar wreaking havoc on his family's home, drinking out of the toilet bowl, helping himself to the refrigerator and dragging his butt across the hallway floor.

The weary faces of his family show some obvious signs of wear, and when the ad rewinds back to a year previous, we witness a happier time, when the husband presents his wife with an adorable baby pig for Christmas. The tagline then reads, "Treat yourself to a gift you won't regret."

The ad was directed by Joachim Back, out of Control Films.

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Nov 13, 2015
BETC Paris
Client Management:
Julien Verley
Client Management:
Guillaume Boutin
Client Management:
Audrey Brugère
Client Management:
Jordane De Vilaret
Client Management:
Elise Lacroix
Client Management:
Coline André
Executive Creative Director:
Stephane Xiberras
Olivier Apers
Art Director:
Marie-Eve Schoettl
David Soussan
Agency Producer:
Isabelle Menard
Agency Management:
Bertille Toledano
Agency Management:
Christophe Neyret
Agency Management:
Guillaume Espinet
Agency Management:
Elsa Magadoux
Agency Management:
Mathieu Laugier
Agency Management:
Mathilde Lancon
Agency Management:
Jèrèmy Taffin
Production Company:
Control Films
Joachim Back
Post Production:
Sound Production:

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