This is not an advertising of a gas company. This is a real story of a couple who had no choice but taking the road when the labour pain came up.
It was too late when they took the road for hospital at that lonely night. They were looking for a solution all alone. Then, a light enlightened the darkness. They saw the Shell station and went inside to call some help. But nothing went right. Ambulance was far away and said they might not be able to catch up on time. The baby was on road, and it’s the moment of birth.
At this hopeless moment, something happened. Shift boss, İhsan, took the control. Give the man and his wife strenght. Baby was born, ambulance was arrived. Ihsan named the baby Selin. And Shell changed the name of that station “Bahçeşehir Selin Station”. Now she’s 1 year old and İhsan is still working at the same station.
The story was striking itself. So we decided not to make a comercial but shoot a short film that go around this impressive incident. Here is our film, Selin Baby. With our love to everyone whose paths cross Shell...