Surreal Oregon tourism ad evokes Studio Ghibli’s anime wonders

“Only Slightly Exaggerated,” declares a whimsical anime-inspired Oregon tourism ad …

“Based on actual events. More or less,” reads the video’s description.

But it’s no Studio Ghibli production, despite appearances. Produced by Wieden + Kennedy with animation from Psyop & Sun Creatures Studio, to the tune of a beautiful Jim Dooley composition performed by the Oregon Symphony, who wouldn’t want to explore this fantastical landscape?

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