Great Advertising: Amul Macho — Now, Is There A Law Banning Vulgar Orangutans?

by Vinaya HS on June 3, 2008

in India Advertising Blog

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Background: And When We Do Create Great Advertisements, The Government Bans Them.

So, how does a creative team overcome the Information & Broadcasting Ministry’s definition of vulgarity? By employing Orangutans…



Refreshingly great advertising in a world full of lame advertisements. The creative team behind this ad deserves an award!




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Anoop June 16, 2008 at 10:39 AM

I would be glad if you blog about that hero honda karisma ad, in your lame ad series. It looks completely prosaic to me atleast.

cool dude April 27, 2009 at 7:46 PM
cool dude April 27, 2009 at 7:48 PM

anybody told me hw do remove my adress my name and email adress for the leave a comment box

Paradigm Plus February 18, 2010 at 11:17 AM

I didn’t quite like the Ad but yes its different and people would remember.

Advertising Agency India May 21, 2010 at 12:03 PM

Guess the law into action at right time. Good!

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