They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Interesting how the opening of this just released Lincoln commercial starring Matthew McConaughey so closely mirrors the Virginia’s Blue Ridge video Access produced earlier this year. The VBR video, produced by Dave Perry Cinematographer and widely distributed via industry blogs because of his groundbreaking use of the Black Magic Camera, seems to have haunting similarities with the just-released Lincoln commercial… but you be the judge.
Virginia’s Blue Ridge commercial:
Admittedly, the similarities probably ended at the budget.