CQ Watch: Jean Paul Gaultier's second super creepy Diet Coke video
Along with clowns, I must admit to having slight aversion to marionettes. As a child I didn't have a problem with the puppets from that scene in the Sound of Music (it must have been a combination of the singing and Julie Andrews that helped) but you couldn't get me to watch a full episode of Thunderbirds if you tried.
That is why I can only describe this second video instalment by Jean Paul Gaultier and Diet Coke as super creepy. In his new role as the creative director of Diet Coke in Europe, the French designer has not only created new bottle and can designs for the soft drink, he has also produced three "light-hearted" short films for the company's YouTube channel. Each one stars Gaultier as a therapist, a journalist and a private detective solving the wardrobe dilemmas of a puppet... no, I'm not joking.
If you can sit through the entire 1:57 video then well done to you. Personally I couldn't get through the first 15 seconds without being totally freaked out!