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Cannes Lions Grand Prix Winners 2016 (Videos)

3. July 2016

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What a week. The Cannes Lions 2016 Festival of Creativity is complete, all the metal awarded, rosé has stopped flowing and the world’s best creative work for 2016 has been benchmarked. And it’s always hard to find those case studies, so I’ve rounded up each Grand Prix winning case study video from Cannes Lions in [...]

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Cannes Lions Grand Prix Winners 2015 (Videos)

29. June 2015

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With the Cannes Lions 2015 Festival of Creativity complete, all the gold awarded, parties over and the 15,000+ people flying back home with perfect tans, it’s time to review the the world’s best creative work for 2015. So I’ve rounded up each Grand Prix winning case study for this year, and embedded them below so [...]

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ANDY Awards Amazing Call for Entries Videos

10. December 2014

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Sometimes the ‘Call for Entries’ campaigns at the world’s best award shows, almost deserve awards themselves. And if there was ever a time, these three videos signalling that the ANDY’s are open for submissions, probably make the cut! First up is the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialist, having one of the most stressful jobs on the [...]

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SlideShare: 2013 Cannes Lions Creative Review

16. July 2013

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Here’s a look at some of the emerging creative trends coming out of Cannes Lions 2013, with this SlideShare presentation titled ‘Risk The Idea’ it highlights that if you aren’t willing to take a risk on an idea, you’re likely to not make an impact in today’s creative landscape, let alone capture a lion! This [...]

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Dumb Ways To Die: The Campaign Case Study

15. July 2013

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You’ve all seen the video, but given it’s success at the Cannes Lions 2013 Festival of Creativity, I thought we needed to put up the award winning case study video for everyone to see exactly how this thing played out! We may never see a piece of work win across so many categories again…

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Cannes Cyber Lions: The Winning Case Studies

6. July 2011

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Right, so I thought it might be cool to round up as many of the 2011 Cannes Cyber Lions winning case study videos as possible into a single post, so that over the next year you’ll all have a great reference point to come back to if you need to find a case study to [...]

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2011 AICP Call For Entries Campaign

19. January 2011

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Everyone loves a great case study video, so what a great way for an awards show to kick off the call for entries! The AICP will be releasing 5 special case study videos over the coming weeks to help build some hype about the upcoming awards. If this first one is anything to go by, the rest [...]

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Leo Burnett’s “David On Demand” Case Study

19. December 2010

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Remember Leo Burnett’s “David On Demand” social experiment at Cannes this year? Well, here is the case study video that captures exactly what happened with David On Demand at the 2010 Cannes Lions Advertising Festival. For those who didn’t see it, “David On Demand” was created as a social experiment to promote Leo Burnett’s Wildfire conference at [...]

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VW Fun Theory: Cyber Grand Prix Case Study

5. July 2010

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By now you would have heard that Volkswagen’s “The Fun Theory” won the Cannes Cyber Grand Prix for a digitally led integrated campaign, it won along side Nike’s “Chalk Bot” who took out the award for the other digital solutions / digital channels category in the Cyber section. The Fun Theory was all about generating [...]

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BooneOakley’s Gold Lion Winning YouTube Site

29. June 2010

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Last year I challenged everyone to see if this was the most creative website ever? At the time, YouTube annotations were brand new, every agency was doing the same old thing, a few were even starting blogs (yes!) and then came along this YouTube video from BooneOakley, but it wasn’t just a video, it was [...]

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2010 Webby Awards Winners List

5. May 2010

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The 2010 Webby Awards Winners List has just been announced and like last year they are plenty of expected winners along with the many surprises that such a huge awards program always delivers. Standouts where sites like Mashable, picking up 3 webby awards and you’ll also see some of the top agencies picking up multiples, [...]

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Gold Lion: Interactive Coke Vending Machine

29. July 2009

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This is probably the coolest vending machine you’ve ever seen! The new Coca-Cola Interactive vending machine won a Gold Cannes Lion in 2009 and will be rolled out across the globe over the next 12 months. Coke say they are moving their vending machines from generic product selection to experiential marketing experiences for every consumer. [...]

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Boondoggle: The Truth About Cannes Gold Lions

16. July 2009

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This is classic. Agency Boondoggle won 5 Cannes Gold Lions in 2009 and (as you do) thought they should just make sure they are the real thing. Great viral piece for the Advertising Industry! Nice work Boondoggle, winner of 5 Yellow Copper Lions.

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Best Job In The World Campaign Case Study

26. June 2009

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This is one of my favorites, the ”Best Job In The World” campaign case study, it picked up the top awards at Cannes Lions and became the first ever campaign to win 3 Grand Prixs (Cyber, PR and Direct). You can check out the full entry here.

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Homeless & Young Lions In Cannes

26. May 2009

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To show business and marketing professionals they can improve their businesses with good ideas, two brazilians – Bob Ferraz and Marcelo Melo, working for Fisher (in Portugal) – created a gorgeous campaign for an unusual client, Mr. Felix. Result: silver in the Cannes Young Lions and a huge ROI for Mr Felix. Watch it and [...]

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The FWA: Launches FVA – Favourite Visitor Awards

14. May 2009

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The FWA have today launched the “Favourite Visitor Awards” as a mock site-takeover to hype the 50 Million (th) visitor to the website, which is huge for these guys. It’s a quirky little award ceremony style of video that loads over the top of the normal site. After listening to the host, your invited to add [...]

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One Show: Fiat Eco Drive Wins Best In Show

12. May 2009

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FIAT has won best in show for the interactive category of the One Show with “Eco Drive” by AKQA. A very cool site / app that allows you to plug in a USB to your car (FIAT ofcourse) while driving, then plug it into your computer and sync with the app, which then gives you [...]

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Young Lions: 48 Hour Ad Contest

6. May 2009

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It’s almost that time of year, and YouTube is running the Cannes Young Lions 48 Hour Ad Contest online this time around and it already has about 3,000 subscribers and 100K views. So if your a young creative, get ready, you’ll have 48 hours from the minute the brief drops here to create an ad from [...]

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UN Voices Campaign – Case Study

3. April 2009

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I met with The Hyperfactory the other day, and they talked me through the technology behind the UN Voices Campaign for the United Nations. In Australia, where the UN doesn’t really have too much an impact, it seemed critical that their big push to get Australian’s thinking about social issues made some noise, and make [...]

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2009 AIMIA Award Winners List

20. March 2009

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The 2009 AIMIA Award Winners List has been revealed, showcasing a range of great digital work downunder across about 25 AIMIA award categories for 2009. It was hoted by Adam Spencer and Airlie Walsh which kept the audience entertained! Click here to check out all the winners. The Quantum Code campaign picked up two awards (Euro [...]

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