• International Missing Children’s Day

    Australian Federal Police


“We are exceptionally proud of the creative work Common Ventures has provided the AFP in the concept and development of the short video for International Missing Children’s Day (IMCD) 2019. As the focus piece, the short video makes the viewer think about all the unrealised achievements and milestones that a missing child will never experience. This provides a small insight into some emotions and thoughts felt by families and friends of missing children.”

– Trish Halligan, Acting Coordinator – Outreach, Prevention & Engagement, Australian Federal Police

Our creative was inspired by the very sad (and likely mythical) bet between Ernest Hemmingway and his fellow writers, resulting the saddest sentence ever written: ‘For sale, baby shoes, never worn.’

Common Ventures wrote, directed and produced this video. Our process is simple: find simple, powerful stories, and tell them beautifully. If you have a story that needs to be told…