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Salvation Army Wants Lovers To Donate Their Ex’s Belongings [Video]

Salvation Army Wants Lovers To Donate Their Ex’s Belongings [Video]
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The Brazil counterpart of the charitable organization suggests a satisfying way to get rid of your past partner's stuff.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 18 april 2013

The Salvation Army of Brazil suggests a new date and way to celebrate love lost. In a new campaign by creative agency WMcCann Brazil, the charitable organization declares April 18th as Ex-Valentine’s Day and encourages people to donate their ex’s clothes.

The campaign includes a video that was produced in stop-motion by Gabriel Nobrega of Vetor Zero. The video shows a neck tie singing a song by Latin artist Juan Luis Guerra. Other pieces of clothing come out to join in and create a romantic mood. The performance ends abruptly with a woman snatching the tie and throwing it into a box along with other items. The video ends with the campaign tagline. The campaign includes print ads and even a Facebook app that lets users virtually “burn” photos of their exes.

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Watch the video of the ad below.

Salvation Army Brazil // WMcCann Brazil

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