Student Lands Job After YouTube Video Goes Viral
Nick Jablonka, an A-level media student, who took mini-movies for his coursework, made the video as part of his media coursework and uploaded it to YouTube a few months back. Nicks revealed that he was asked to analyze John Lewis' festive ads by his teacher, before spending "two stressful weeks" perfecting the short animated clip.
The animated ad begins with a snowman trapped inside an ornament falling in love with another snow person who is outside. The trapped snowman sadly counts down the days until Christmas, each day more gloomy than the next. He daydreams of time spent being with his far removed love and our heart breaks for him. The message behind the whole advert is one that speaks volumes around the holiday season. You will have to watch it to find out what the message is.
A more heart-warming snowman story than this one: