Earlier this week with a budget of only £50 ($64) Phil Beastall, from Gloucestershire, shared a film on Facebook.
After he created the ad it has rapidly gained attention online after receiving almost five million views.
The 32-year-old’s video, entitled ‘Love Is A Gift’, follows a man as he ticks off the days on his calendar during the countdown to Christmas, as many do.
However, as he reaches the big day, he opens a box which contains a Walkman and cassette tapes.
The video shows him listening to one of the tapes, which transpires to be a farewell message from his mother who passed away.
Evidently his mother left a special message for her son to listen to each Christmas which will pull at your heartstrings. Phil said: “I think there’s a bit of a revolution going on in the advertising industry.
“People no longer want to be overtly sold something which makes our job as video producers a lot harder because we have to sell indirectly.