VIDEO: Promo budget goes to typhoon victims


When Manhattan filmmaker Casey Neistat was asked to make a $20,000 promotional video for Ben Stiller‘s new blockbuster movie, he almost turned it down.

But the email from advertising firm Ogilvy & Mather came five days after the deadliest typhoon on record made landfall in the Philippines, so Neistat replied with a “curt” proposal asking for the full budget upfront to take directly to desperate survivors.

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(Daily News)