Visa: The Swim

This is a commercial ad of Visa. This commercial was released in August 2016 in United States. Under the title of “Visa: The Swim”.

Watch the story of Yusra Mardini’s unbreakable courage, which forever changed the lives of 17 fellow refugees and will continue to inspire the hearts of many more. We’re proud to celebrate a team of incredible Olympic athletes from all walks of life because together we stand for acceptance for everyone, everywhere. #TeamVisa #Rio2016

It was done by BBDO, New York advertising agency. And the commercial by Production Company is Knucklehead and is directed by Siri Bunford.

When the engine died that night,
I told myself not to give up.
To give everything.
Visa The Swim
I did then and I will now.
Visa is a proud supporter of
Yusra Mardini and all refugee Olympic athletes.

The commercial song is “Celebrate” by composer Houston Fry. However, this song was produced specifically for the commercial and unfortunately, it is not available to purchase or download on any music sites.

Thus, I am not able to get any information about this song. However, if you have any information about this song by any chance, please leave your comment.

Watch the whole advertisement here.

Visa: The Swim
Client: Visa
Geo: United States
Released: August 2016
Advertising Agency: BBDO, New York
Production Company: Knucklehead
Knucklehead EP: Matthew Brown
Production Company Berlin: Cobblestone FilmProduktion
Cobblestone EP :Juri Wiesner
Director: Siri Bunford
Line Producer: Matthew Brown
Director of Photography: Ben Smithard
Actors: Yusra Mardini (Syrian swimmer), Morgan Freeman (Voice Over)
Music: Celebrate by composer Houston Fry

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