audioEngine mixer Joe Vagnoni recently completed a spot for the city of New York featuring Donald Trump to promote NYC as the site of the 2012 Olympic Games.
In “NYC2012” Donald Trump stands on a construction beam with the New York skyline in the distance, wearing a suit and a hardhat. He tells the audience about the remarkable
Liliya Podkopayeva, star gymnast of the 1996 Olympic Games, who did two back handsprings, an aerial walkover, a switch leg split leap, and a full twist with a double back-summersault dismount, all on a plank one-third the width of the beam Donald’s standing on without a harness. “The Olympic Games in New York,” he concludes. “Now that, I’d like to see.”
Rob Feakins & Logan Wilmont of Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners served as executive creative directors. Other credits include: Steve Doppelt, creative director; Sharon Harte, executive producer; Bennett Miller of Hungry Man, director; Dean Hovey of Elias Arts, sound designer; and Avi Oron of Bikini Edit, editor.