Hyundai In Like Flynn

Tony Williams has come out with a sequel to the controversial Hyundai Santa Fe commercial, Restless, with a new TV ad featuring young children, this time involving the Hyundai i30. Dante, the hero of the first commercial returns to save Sienna in a driving and rescue sequence more elaborate than the original. Dante learnt to drive and surf as a 2 year and now he’s taken his driving skills and added acrobatics to his resume.

Dante in Hyundai i30 commercial

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The “In Like Flynn” ad was developed for Hyundai at Assignment Group NZ by creatives Howard Grieve and Kim Thorp, with producer Juliet Dreaver.

Filming was shot by director Tony Williams via Sydney Film Company, with director of photography John Blick, producer Maggie Lewis and editor Charles Ivory.

Visual effects and post production were done at Frame Set & Match by Flame artist Stuart Cadzow, 3D artist Jamie Dower and colourists Dave Pickett and Crash Carlucci.

In Like Flynn

The phrase, “In Like Flynn”, is a reference to a speedy and effective romantic gesture. It is thought to be associated with the romantic parts played by Australian actor Errol Flynn.