In May 2012, an Airbnb guest, Cathrine, told us a powerful story of a trip she took to Berlin with her father, Jörg, a Berlin Wall guard at the height of the Cold War. She wanted to show him the vibrant city Berlin had become, but it was the man they met at their Airbnb apartment that changed everything for Jörg.
WEBBY AWARDS - "Best Online Animation (Branded)" - People's Choice Winner
D&AD Awards - "Animation For Film Advertising" - Graphite Pencil
ADC Awards - "Advertising, Digital & Motion" - Bronze Cube
AICP Awards - "Best Animated Advertisement" - Winner
Shorty Awards - "Multi-Platform Campaign" - Finalist
Ad Age: How Airbnb Brought Two Berlin Wall Border Guards Back Together - Lodging Website Uses True Story to Illustrate the Power of its Brand