Barnardos Turn Around

British charity Barnardo’s is running “Turn Around”, an advertising campaign raising awareness of the agency’s work with young people who have been sexually exploited. The television commercial, “Turn Around”, follows a young woman’s descent into an abusive environment, reversing halfway through to show her return to a healthy and free life after intervention from Barnardo’s.

Barnardos Turn Around commercial

Click on the image below to play the Turn Around video.


The Turn Around campaign was developed at BBH, London, by executive creative director Nick Gill, copywriter Toby Allen, art director Jim Hilson, agency producer Davud Karbassioun and account director Helen James.

Filming was shot by director Chris Palmer via Gorgeous, London, with producer Rupert Smythe and director of photography Dan Landin.

Post production was done at The Mill, London. Editor was Ted Guard at The Quarry, London.