An interactive cinema experience from Mazda
We think this idea from Mazda is great, bringing the all-new 2014 Mazda3 to life for a cinema audience through an interactive test drive challenge.
Fast Lane allowed audience members to take part in a live game using their mobile phones. Using software called TimePlay, audience members, aka ‘players’, could turn their smartphones into a steering wheel so they could test their reactions and try and keep up with the action on screen. Phones were logged and a real-time leader board appeared on the screen alongside the action.
With nearly 30 years of marketing experience, both client and agency side, I’ve acquired a rare perspective on brands and business: I believe you have to challenge things creatively if you want to grow sales. Consumer technology is reshaping our world, and it’s only the great brands that stay on the crest.