17 – 24 June 2017
International Festival of Creativity
Aka Oscars of the advertising world!
This years 64th Festival of Creativity hosts people from communications, marketing, entertainment, tech & design in Cannes for this big awards ceremony.
This event inspires creativity and to win a Lion is one of the most prestigious accolades in the industry.
The judging process is a new jury panel every year and an intensive selection process. The juries review all of the work entered into the awards, reducing them from thousands into a shortlist.
Below in no particular order are the major winners for Cannes Lions 2017:
Creative Effectiveness Grand Prix: Van Gogh BnB; Art Institute of Chicago
Cyber Grand Prix: Meet Graham; TAC Victoria
Cyber Grand Prix: Mailchimp
Cyber Grand Prix: Aland Index/Baltic Sea Project; Bank of Aland
Design Grand Prix: The Unusual Football Field; AP Thai
Digital Craft Grand Prix: Not Get video; Björk
Direct Grand Prix: Google Home of the Whopper; Burger King
Film Grand Prix: We’re The Superhumans; Channel 4, Blink Productions
Film Craft Grand Prix: Territory video; The Blaze
Glass Grand Prix: Fearless Girl; State Street
Lions Entertainment/Entertainment Lions For Music Grand Prix: Original is Never Finished; Adidas Originals
Lions Innovation/Creative Data Grand Prix: Care Counts; Whirlpool