Tag Archive: Cannes

5 Lessons from Cannes’ Creative Academy

By Maureen van der Lugt The Young Lions Creative Academy at the Cannes Lions festival is a six day-course, packed with the most inspiring talks, workshops and seminars, given by people you would not believe to ever meet. Guided by our dean Bob Isherwood and tutor Matias Palm Jensen, we saw, learned and experienced so much… More.

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Key insights from Cannes’ Planners Academy

By Saloua el Boussaidi and Saskia Wijsman RA*W talents are part of the RA*W community because they are eager to learn and develop themselves further. In the Netherlands we don’t really have education programs to learn the skills every great planner should have. Luckily for us, Cannes Lions gave us the opportunity to attend the… More.

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Sweetie wins 5 times Gold

Award presenter Juan Senor, flanked by Ali Marmaduke and Remco Marinus from Lemz. Lemz was over the moon yesterday when Sweetie (for Terre des Hommes) won 5 times Gold and 1 Silver in Direct, Promo & Activation and PR. A milestone in the Dutch Cannes history, winning 5 times Gold in one night for one single… More.

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RA*W goes Cannes

RA*W, the platform that supports the development of young ad talent, will, for the second time, visit Cannes this year. Its goal: to bring attention to the topic of talent development and to share the knowledge, inspiration and energy of the festival with everyone at home with the help of a team of 28 reporters. Founder… More.

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3 more bronze in Craft and Young Lions in Print

We had hoped for a little more on the last days in Cannes, but 3 bronze is the best we could do in the prestigious categories of Titanium & Integrated, Film, Craft, and Branded content & Entertainment. In Craft Wieden won yet another award for Heineken; bronze for their Bond film. Production company Glassworks also won… More.

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Cannes 2013

We’re taking some photos while in Cannes, together with the FreeForce. Here are the first photo’s of yesterdays annual pool party, organized by Jilt Meeder, Wenneker and Music Skeleton. More pics tomorrow.

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Silver for Publicis and W+K

A rather meagre last day for Amsterdam in Cannes, last Saturday – the most prestigious day of the festival. Publicis did not manage to win Titanium for their ALS ad, but with Silver in Integrated the agency still did very well with the impressive campaign, winning 3 Lions in total. Out of the six Amsterdam… More.

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Cannes 2012

AmsterdamAd Blog is keeping a photolog while in Cannes of all the (pool) parties we are attending. Photos are taken by Wouter Boon, Marleen Wiedhaup, and Buutvrij for Life. All photos here.

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Two Media Lions and one Mobile

With only one shortlisted case in Mobile, Amsterdam disappointed us a little this week. Fortunately the only nomination in this growing category was awarded with Silver last night. Yune and XS2TheWorld created an app for the Dutch Railways (NS); an app that allows you to see the Royal waiting rooms of three train stations in… More.

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Promo, Direct, and PR; 6 Lions

Amsterdam scores well in the first three Cannes categories. Three golden Lions went to LG Thief, stealing the thinnest TV ever on a security cam, by Y&R (Promo/Best use of social media), ALS ‘I have already died’ by Publicis (Direct/Charity), and Hema mega push-up bra by Doom & Dickson (PR). The push-up bra – a… More.

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