Thai anti-smoking ad goes viral

Producers plan to make more versions of the commercial, aiming to recreate its success in other markets.

    A new anti-smoking ad in Thailand uses children to educate adults about the dangers of smoking.

    The ad was a joint project between a health foundation and an advertising agency, and though the commercial has only been released online, it seems to have had an immediate impact.

    Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Bangkok.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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