CANNES, France—The NYT VR project from The New York Times won its second Grand Prix of this Cannes Lions festival here tonight, with the individual virtual reality film "The Displaced," shot by Vrse.Works, earning the top prize in the...Show More Summary
Channing Tatum did an interview with Cosmopolitan during the Cannes Lions festival, and in the Facebook Live discussion, he was asked about human excrement bucket Brock Turner. And his answer was filed under "should be a solid DUH, but since...
CANNES, France—One of the great pleasures of the Cannes Lions festival is discovering wonderful ads you've never seen before. Cutwater creative chief Chuck McBride has a few favorites from this year's show. He discussed those with us...Show More Summary
Former Detroit Lions cornerback Stanley Wilson, who was drafted in 2005 out of Stanford and played for the Lions from 2005-2007 was involved in a bizarre situation that got him shot recently. On Wednesday, Wilson attempted to break into a house in Portland, Oregon while naked at the same time & was ultimately shot by […]
"Data is very important for a multitude of reasons. It needs to validate, or at least give you some confidence, that what you are doing is the right thing before you actually do it." At the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity this week, Jorn Socquet, VP U.S. Show More Summary
CANNES, France—FCB won one of the first Grand Prix of this Cannes Lions festival for its "Alphabet of Illiteracy" work for Pearson. The agency's global chief creative officer, Susan Credle, sat down with Adweek to chat about that work...Show More Summary
CANNES, France—By bringing innovations to everything from HIV test result letters to TV pause screens, Wunderman has won over several juries at the Cannes Lions. "Testimonies," an Argentine nonprofit campaign from Wunderman Buenos Aires,...Show More Summary
CANNES, France—There's no shortage of delightful and exquisitely crafted ads at Cannes Lions. But one particular favorite this year, judging by its current awards haul of 14 Lions and counting, is Leo Burnett's "Van Gogh BnB" for the...Show More Summary
Ogilvy & Mather took home the prestigious awards for its “Behind the Leather” campaign for PETA. The post ‘Behind the Leather’ Wins Gold Lions at Cannes! appeared first on PETA.
CANNES, France—Artificial intelligence has been one of the big themes at the Cannes Lions festival here this week, and A.I. projects have already won three Grand Prix awards: two for J. Walter Thompson and ING's "The Last Rembrandt"Show More Summary
By Lorenzo Wood, Global Chief Innovation Officer, DigitasLBi The big Innovation winners at Cannes this year send a strong message: this festival of creativity rewards innovation that solves real problems sustainably, at serious scale. The problem: Sea birds and turtles fatally ingest the plastic rings that hold six-packs of cans together. Show More Summary
CANNES, France—The Tribeca Film Festival is increasingly a player in the advertising community, accented by its presence here at Cannes Lions, where we caught up with Tribeca Enterprises CEO Andrew Essex. Essex took that executive post in January, about six months after leaving Droga5, where he had been the founding CEO since 2006. Show More Summary
Harvey Weinstein was in Cannes today for the Cannes Lions Creativity Festival. The exec who has business dealings in the UK told me that he was “shocked” over Britain’s vote to leave the EU and predicted “discrimination” against some productions going forward. Show More Summary
CANNES, France—AlmapBBDO, facing criticism for questionable wins at this week's Cannes Lions, has withdrawn all its Bayer work from the festival at the request of BBDO global creative chief David Lubars. "I learned last night that one...Show More Summary
Scotland and British & Irish Lions team doctor James Robson on 25 years in the game and changing attitudes on concussion.
CANNES, France—In a remarkable turn of events, Bayer has now distanced itself from a controversial Brazilian aspirin ad made by AlmapBBDO that won a bronze Lion in Cannes—and which caused a stir when it was accused of being sexist. The client now says the agency had run the ad solely to win awards. Show More Summary
CANNES, France—Leo Burnett's Spanish lottery Christmas commercial "Justino" won a Cyber Grand Prix here at the Cannes Lions festival earlier this week. But what made it such a special piece of work? Mark Tutssel, Burnett's global chief...Show More Summary
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CANNES, France—Airbnb is everywhere at the Cannes Lions festival this year. CEO Brian Chesky and CMO Jonathan Mildenhall have both given talks. And the company's ad campaigns are doing very well in the race for Lions, with five separate...Show More Summary
CANNES, France—Everyone loves the spare, haunting beauty of Droga5's Michael Phelps ad for Under Armour, a strong contender for Film Lions here at the Cannes Lions festival. But originally the commercial was going to have a lot moreShow More Summary