I guess today is all about going big & doing it by hand. I found this over on BeginBeing. The film really give you sense of the enormous amount of work and talent that goes into these ads.
Up There is a short film about the few people trying to keep the dying art of hand painted advertising alive. The short is presented by Stella Artois and follows Sky High Murals, Colossal Media, and Bob Middleton painting one of their ads.
Concept: Mother NY
Director/Editor: Malcolm Murray
Music: The Album Leaf
Painters: Colossal Media/Sky High Murals/Bob Middleton