Cannes Lions 2018

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A week of sojourning in the French summer has drawn to a close. Cannes 2018 was different for everyone, that much is clear...

By Jarred Cinman 26 Jun 2018

MediaCom is named Media Network of the Year at Cannes Lions 2018
MediaCom is named Media Network of the Year at Cannes Lions 2018

MediaCom was the most decorated media agency in this year's Cannes Lions competition...

Issued by MediaCom 25 Jun 2018

#FairnessFirst: Why SDGs are at the (Lion)heart of #CannesLions2018
#FairnessFirst: Why SDGs are at the (Lion)heart of #CannesLions2018

A stand-out factor of Cannes Lions 2018 was the introduction of the SDG Lions to this year's Festival of Creativity. We can make the world a better place through creativity...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Jun 2018

Big winners on the final night of #CannesLions2018!
#CannesLions2018: Good, Film and Impact Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity concluded on 22 June, with the 2018 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Lions, Creative Effectiveness Lions, Film Lions and the associated Young Lions, Glass Lions, Titanium Lions and overall Grand Prix for Good announced during the final Cannes Lions award ceremony...

22 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: All the SA winners!
#CannesLions2018: All the SA winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity came to an end on 22 June 2018, rounding out a full week of award shows that celebrated creativity across various categories. Here's how SA fared overall...

22 Jun 2018

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#CannesLions2018: The Art of Branded Entertainment according to VML's Xenopoulos

As part of the 2017 Cannes Lions Branded Entertainment jury, Jason Xenopoulos, VML global chief vision officer and EMEA CCO, collaborated with the jury to write a book called The Art of Branded Entertainment, which was launched just one year later at Cannes Lions 2018 on Tuesday, 19 June...

By Jessica Tennant 22 Jun 2018

SA's Reach Lions-winning work...
#CannesLions2018: Reach Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 21 June, with the 2018 Creative Data, Direct, Media, PR and Social & Influencer winners announced during the Reach award ceremony...

21 Jun 2018

The 2018 Cannes Lions Innovation Grand Prix winners...
#CannesLions2018: Innovation Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 21 June, with the 2018 Innovation and Product Design winners announced during the Innovation award ceremony...

21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: CNN bringing branded content to Cannes
#CannesLions2018: CNN bringing branded content to Cannes

Ann Nurock interviews James Hunt, vice president of CNN Create, who talks to her about why CNN is increasing its presence at Cannes, elaborates on what type of clients CNN produces content for and what the importance of Africa is to CNN...

By Ann Nurock 21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist has been released...

21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: SDG Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: SDG Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Lions shortlist has been released, with an SA entry making the grade...

21 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions 2018 Entertainment Lions winners.
#CannesLions2018: Entertainment Lions winners!

The 2018 Cannes Entertainment and Entertainment for Music Lions winners announced during the Entertainment award ceremony, with SA bringing home a Gold, Silver and Bronze Lion from this track...

20 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions 2018 Craft Lions winners.
#CannesLions2018: Craft Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 20 June with the 2018 Cannes Film Craft, Digital Craft and Industry Craft Lions announced during the Craft award ceremony, with SA bringing home a Bronze Lion...

20 Jun 2018

The 2018 Cannes Lions Experience track Grand Prix winners.
#CannesLions2018: Experience Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 20 June with the 2018 Cannes Brand Experience & Activation and Creative eCommerce winners announced during the Experience award ceremony...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Media Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Media Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Media Lions shortlist has been released, with three SA entries making the grade...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Direct Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Direct Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Direct Lions shortlist has been released, with an SA entry making the grade...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: PR Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: PR Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions PR Lions shortlist has been released, with two SA entries making the grade in four categories...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Social & Influencer Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Social & Influencer Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Social & Influencer Lions shortlist has been released, with two SA entries making the grade...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Creative Data Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Creative Data Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Creative Data Lions shortlist has been released, with two SA entries making the grade...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Product Design Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Product Design Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Product Design Lions shortlist has been released...

20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Film Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Film Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Film Lions shortlist has been released, with two SA films making the cut...

20 Jun 2018

Julian Boulding, president of thentworkone at the 2017 Indie Summit. Screengrab from thenetworkone channel on .
#CannesLions2018: A view on the agility and innovation of independent agencies

Ann Nurock interviews Julian Boulding, president and founder of thenetworkone at Cannes Lions 2018...

By Ann Nurock 20 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Radio Lions winners!
#CannesLions2018: Radio Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Print & Publishing Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony, with SA once again bringing home the Grand Prix and roaring with metal...

19 Jun 2018

The 2018 Cannes Lions Print & Publishing Lions Grand Prix went to Brazil's Africa Sao Paolo for AB InBev Budweiser's 'Tagwords.'
#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Print & Publishing Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony, with SA bringing home two silver wins...

19 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions 2018 Design Lions Grand Prix winner: 'Trash Isles' by AMVBBDO, Plastic Oceans and LadBible for 'Trash Isles'.
#CannesLions2018: Design Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Design Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony, with SA bringing home a Bronze Lion...

19 Jun 2018

Cannes Outdoor Lions Grand Prix winner: The Daily Show Presents: The Donald J Trump Twitter Library.
#CannesLions2018: Outdoor Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Outdoor Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony...

19 Jun 2018

The 2018 Cannes Mobile Lions Grand Prix winner: Grey Brazil for Reclame Aqui's 'Corruption Detector'.
#CannesLions2018: Mobile Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Mobile Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony...

19 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Creative e-Commerce Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Creative e-Commerce Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Creative e-Commerce Lions shortlist has been released...

19 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Brand Experience & Activation Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Brand Experience & Activation Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Brand Experience & Activation Lions shortlist has been released...

19 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Industry Craft shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Industry Craft shortlist

The Cannes Lions Industry Craft Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing a single production company feature in the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

19 Jun 2018

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