DARREN ARONOFSKY’S UNSETTLING ANTI-DRUG ADS
Likely thanks to his work on the still-disturbing Requiem for a Dream, Darren Aronofsky was recently tapped to direct a series of anti-drug commercials for non-profit organization The Meth Project. The use of scare tactics in anti-drug campaigns is no new innovation (remember what happened to Rachel Leigh Cook’s brain?), but one has to wonder if the people responsible for commissioning these ads, which are set to air during an upcoming episode of Gossip Girl, would turn out quite so unsettling.
Watch all four ads below.
This one takes the cake for 30-second spot that you’d least expect to see airing on The CW:
The other three clips: