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Citroen Commercial (2013)
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Plot / Description
"Citroën White Smoke"
This advert begins with crowds at the Vatican waiting for the white smoke telling them a new Pope has been elected. The crowd sees the black smoke signaling that no Pope has been chosen, but them a man is seen walking out onto the Sistine Chapel roof. He starts messing around with the chimney and then the smoke turns white. It was just a Citroen employee filtering the bad emissions of the black smoke like they do with their hybrid cars.
Voiceover / Dialog / Script / Spoken Word
The crowd is buoyant waiting for news, and there we have it - black smoke signaling no Pope has been elected. Hang on, there's a man on the chapel roof. He appears to be fiddling with the chimney. He's got Citroen written on his back. The smoke is white. White smoke, incredible. An historic day.
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