Video: Pepsi Refresh Commercial Not So Fresh


Seen the new Pepsi Refresh Project "One People" commercial? Yeah, not so fresh. The way it makes playful use of synchronized webcammers seemingly interacting with each other in physical space lifts heavily from the Japanese band Sour's 2009 video that went viral last summer. After the jump, the Pepsi vid and the one it was, um, inspired by.

Pepsi Refresh Project 'One People'

Sour 'Hibi no Neiro' (日々の音色)

[via @raphael_brion]