Cannes Lions: That’s a wrap

Three breath-taking, emotional tours de force were awarded Grands Prix in the Cannes Film Lions on Friday. Lacoste’s Crocodile Inside, through BETC Paris, Nike’s You Can’t Stop Us, via Wieden+Kennedy Portland and AMV BBDO London’s #Wombstories for Essity, which also won the Titanium Grand Prix. Earlier this week, #Wombstories also won Grands Prix in Film … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: That’s a wrap”

Cannes Lions: 72andSunny and Tinder win Grand Prix

MDC Partners (NASDAQ: MDCA) agency 72andSunny has been awarded the Entertainment Grand Prix at this year’s prestigious Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The Grand Prix – the highest award level an entrant can receive in a single category – recognizes 72andSunny’s extraordinary work with Match Group to launch its “Swipe Night” campaign, an original branded … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: 72andSunny and Tinder win Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: FCB nearly doubles Grand Prix wins

Having won three Grands Prix earlier in the week at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, FCB added two more. FCB Inferno’s “Raising Profiles,” on behalf of The Big Issue & LinkedIn, took home the Grand Prix in Creative eCommerce – Market Disruption, while AREA 23, an FCB Health Network company’s “Sick Beats,” on … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: FCB nearly doubles Grand Prix wins”

Cannes Lions: WPP named Most Creative Company

WPP was today named the most creative company of the year at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.  WPP agencies collected a total of 190 Lions, including a Titanium Lion, 12 Grand Prix, 28 Gold, 57 Silver and 92 Bronze, with winners representing 38 different countries.   The award is based on the accumulated points … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: WPP named Most Creative Company”

Cannes Lions: Directors Lionel Goldstein wins Gold

Lionel Goldstein, the directing duo consisting of Koen Mortier and Joe Vanhoutteghem, the founders of Czar Brussels, has once again won a Golden Lion for Best Film at the Cannes International Advertising Festival.  ‘Eternal Pregnancy’ for Equal Pay Day and made with agency Mortierbrigade, received the high distinction in the ‘Film’ category at the prestigious … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Directors Lionel Goldstein wins Gold”

Cannes Lions: Omnicom agencies dominate festival

At Cannes Lions Live 2021, Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) agencies were recognized for their excellence within both the creative and media disciplines. All three Omnicom creative networks (BBDO, DDB, and TBWA) placed in the top ten of the Network of the Festival competition, with BBDO coming in third, DDB in sixth, and TBWA in seventh. AMV BBDO … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Omnicom agencies dominate festival”

Cannes Lions: AMVBBDO named Agency of Festival

At the 2021 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, London agency AMVBBDO was named global Agency of the Festival.  The agency won a remarkable 5 Grand Prix, 5 Gold Lions, 9 Silver Lions and 8 Bronze Lions, including the Festival’s top Lion, the Titanium Grand Prix for its “#Wombstories” campaign for Bodyform/Libresse. The campaign was … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: AMVBBDO named Agency of Festival”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy sets record with 8 Grand Prix

Ogilvy was recognized with 8 Grand Prix at the 2021 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, a record for the agency, and ranked as the No. 2 most creative network globally.  Throughout the week 30 offices across 24 countries contributed to Ogilvy being honored with a total of 81 Lions—including 1 Titanium, 8 Grand Prix, 14 … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy sets record with 8 Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: Wunderman Thompson win Grand Prix

Degree Inclusive, a revolutionary deodorant created by Wunderman Thompson for Unilever’s Degree Deodorant brand, has won the Innovation Grand Prix at the 2021 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity – the only Grand Prix to be awarded in the Innovation Category. The pioneering product is developed to make the deodorant application process accessible to everyone, … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Wunderman Thompson win Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: Edelman wins Sport Grand Prix

More news from the 2021 virtual Cannes Lions Festival. Edelman has won the industry’s most prestigious prize, a Grand Prix in the Entertainment Lions for Sport for ASICS Eternal Run. The concept upturned the concept of a traditional race by removing the finish line and challenged the participants to run against nobody but themselves. Alongside … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Edelman wins Sport Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: McCann wins Grand Prix in PR Category

McCann Worldgroup has been awarded a Grand Prix in the PR Lions category at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for ‘The Bread Exam,’ a campaign teaching women to perform self-checks and detect early signs of breast cancer. The campaign was developed to help tackle cultural taboos, which can prevent early breast cancer detection in … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: McCann wins Grand Prix in PR Category”

Cannes Lions: Heinekin Shutters wins Grand Prix

Heineken’s innovative Shutters initiative, created by Publicis Italy, has won a Grand Prix and a Silver Lion in the Outdoor Lions category at the Cannes Lions 2021. As part of the Heineken global #SocializeResponsibly campaign, Shutters reimagined out-of-home advertising to help more than 5,000 bars around the world survive and re-open following Covid-19. A natural … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Heinekin Shutters wins Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: FCB off to best start ever with 21 Lions

Congratulations to our friends at FCB. The agency is off to its best-ever start during the first day of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking home 21 Lions. FCB Health Network was crowned “Healthcare Network of the Year” with its AREA 23 unit receiving the prestigious “Healthcare Agency of the Year” honour and … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: FCB off to best start ever with 21 Lions”

Cannes Lions: Trophies made from Parley Plastic

Cannes Lions has announced a partnership with Parley for the Oceans to create the Sustainable Development Goals Lions trophies from Parley Ocean Plastic. The trophy spotlights the necessity of creative collaboration and eco-innovation, essential to overcome the current threats facing our planet. Parley for the Oceans addresses major threats to our oceans, the most important … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Trophies made from Parley Plastic”

Cannes Lions: TBWA\London wins Grand Prix in Health

TBWA\London has been awarded a Grand Prix in the Health and Wellness category at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for its #StealOurStaff campaign for BECO, a social enterprise that makes environmentally-friendly toiletries with an 80% visually impaired, disabled, or disadvantaged workforce. The campaign challenged other British businesses to steal its staff in order … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: TBWA\London wins Grand Prix in Health”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy wins 2 Grand Prix, 5 Gold

As the 2021 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity kicked off today, Ogilvy took home two of the coveted Grand Prix prizes in the Outdoor and Print & Publishing categories. Ogilvy’s global network was also awarded 5 Gold, 7 Silver, and 3 Bronze Lions.  RELATED: Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix DAVID Miami … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy wins 2 Grand Prix, 5 Gold”

Cannes Lions: FCB’s Punishing Signal dominates

FCB Group India’s globally acclaimed campaign the ‘Punishing Signal for the Mumbai Police, has won five Lions, including the Gold Lion on day one of the prestigious Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2021.  With the core focus on Purpose, Innovation, and Tech, the Punishing Signal has been awarded a Gold Lion and a Silver … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: FCB’s Punishing Signal dominates”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix

Ogilvy and Dove/Unilever were awarded the Grand Prix in both the Print and Publishing and Outdoor categories at the Cannes Lions Festival. The team also scooped two Golds in P&P and one in Outdoor, two Silvers plus a shortlist place in Health & Wellness for its campaign for beauty brand Dove at this year’s virtual … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions announces 2021 Shortlist Jury

Cannes Lions has announced its jury line-up of global experts selected to shortlist world-class creative work and benchmark excellence this June.  The Lion-winning work will be announced, awarded and celebrated during Cannes Lions Live, a fully digital experience, running from 21-25 June 2021, which all LIONS members will receive complimentary access to.   The Cannes Lions … Continue reading “Cannes Lions announces 2021 Shortlist Jury”

Cannes Lions 2021 to run as a fully digital experience

Well, while this isn’t exactly great news, it is far better news than 2020. Cannes Lions Live will run from 21-25 June. The winning work will be announced and awarded during Cannes Lions Live. Philip Thomas, Chairman, Lions, said, “Over the last year, we’ve been consulting with our customers and working on our plans, including … Continue reading “Cannes Lions 2021 to run as a fully digital experience”