AOI Pro. Group Wins at the AD STARS 2021

September 6, 2021

We are proud to announce that the works produced by AOI Pro. group won awards at the AD STARS 2021.

The AD STARS is an international advertising festival in the Republic of Korea. This year, the festival was held online with the theme of “Shift.” Winners were selected out of 19,080 entries by 231 judges from 60 countries.

AOI Pro. won 1 Silver, 4 Bronzes, 1 Crystal and was named 10 Finalists.
The group company C3Film won 1 Silver and Directors Think Tank won 2 Silvers, 2 Crystals and was named 7 Finalists.

AOI Pro.

<Silver> AD STARS - Data Insights - Use of Data
<Bronze> AD STARS - Interactive - Interactive Craft
<Crystal> AD STARS - Film - Film Craft
<Finalist> AD STARS - Design

Client: UNIQLO CO., LTD.
Production: AOI Pro. Inc. / RHIZOMATIKS / MOUNT
Producer: Keisuke Mizusako, Masahiro Kawaguchi

<Bronze> AD STARS - Design - Communication Design
<Bronze> AD STARS - Direct - Sectors
<Bronze> AD STARS - Media - Use of Media
<Finalist> AD STARS - Data Insights
<Finalist> AD STARS - Innovation
<Finalist> AD STARS - Mobile

Client: East Japan Railway Company
Agency: McCann Healthcare Worldwide Japan Inc
Production: AOI Pro. Inc.
*AOI Pro. involvement: film production
Executive Producer: Hisaya Katoh
Producer: Takahide Suzuki
Director/Cinematographer: Masahiro Kawamoto

<Finalist> AD STARS - Diverse Insights
<Finalist> AD STARS - PR
<Finalist> SPECIAL - Pivot

Client: Jaguar Land Rover Japan Limited
Agency: FACT Inc. / dentsu X
Production: AOI Pro. Inc.
Executive Producer: Hisaya Katoh
Producer: Kei Ota

<Finalist> AD STARS - Film
<Finalist> AD STARS - Film

JINS Innovations  / JINS SCREEN
Client:  JINS Inc.
Agency:  The Breakthrough Company GO
Production: AOI Pro. Inc. 
Creative Producer: Hisaya Katoh
Producer: Satoshi Yo,  Hayato Kawashima

<Finalist> AD STARS - Integrated

Zespri Kiwifruit “DON'T TRY TOO HARD”
Client: Zespri International(Japan)K.K.
Agency: Dentsu Inc.
Production: AOI Pro. Inc.
AOI Pro. involvement: film production
Producer : Tatsuma Sasaki, Kaori Tamura

Group Companies


<SILVER> AD STARS - Film - Film Craft - Animation

Shachihata Inc. “Live! A stamp comedy.”

Directors Think Tank

<Silver> AD STARS - Film - Sectors
<Silver> VIDEO STARS - Branded Viral Videos
<Crystal> AD STARS - Film - Film Craft - Direction
<Crystal> AD STARS - Film - Film Craft - Use of music
<Finalist> AD STARS - Diverse Insights

Libresse “Libresse - Know Your V”

<Finalist> AD STARS - Diverse Insights

Maxis “Little Lion”

<Finalist> AD STARS - Film

Digi Telecommunications “Digi Deepavali 2020 - Villalan”

<Finalist> AD STARS - Film

Pro Diet “Kebahagiaan Di Sisi-mu”

<Finalist> AD STARS - Film

Toyota Corolla Cross Premiere
Co-Director: Shin Murota

<Finalist> AD STARS - Film

Vinda Tissue Malaysia “I Lap U”

<Finalist> VIDEO STARS - Branded Entertainment Videos

LEGO LEGO First Dates”

<Finalist> PSA- Green

Persatuan Patriots Kebangsaan "Fight4OurPlanet"
Director: Shin Murota

<Finalist> ADSTARS - Film

McDonald’s "HomeD"

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