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Tim Nudd

Mcgarrybowen Creates a Mobile Game That Can Defend the Earth Against Real Asteroids

Verizon project gets otherworldly intro at Cannes

CANNES, France—It's just advertising. It's not like we're trying to save the world. Tom Sewell, chief innovation officer at mcgarrybowen, remarked Friday here at the Cannes Lions festival on how many…

Mindshare Unveils Biometric Data of Cannes Attendees Outfitted With Apple Watches for 3 Days

Lightwave program brings insights, promise for the future

CANNES, France—The Cannes Lions festival needs to increase its engagement with delegates who are on their second and third visits. Agencies looking to recruit young people here should focus their…

The 3 Best Films From the 2015 Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase

From heartwarming to hilarious

CANNES, France—Saatchi & Saatchi celebrated the 25th anniversary of its esteemed New Directors' Showcase here Thursday morning with a screening of 14 films by young directors, plus a special collaborative…

Soundcloud's Amazing Acoustic Rebuilding of the Berlin Wall Wins Radio Grand Prix

Grey Germany uses wavelength visuals perfectly

CANNES, France—A remarkable Soundcloud campaign from Grey Germany, marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, picked up the Radio Grand Prix here tonight on an impressive…

Droga5's Gisele Campaign for Under Armour Scores the Cyber Grand Prix at Cannes

Goodby, ALS, Martin Agency and R/GA take home golds

CANNES, France—A year after she was a no-show at Cannes Lions, the festival awarded one of its top prizes to Gisele Bundchen's Under Armour campaign, with Droga5 picking up the…

Grey's LifePaint Wins Another Grand Prix, as 'Proud Whopper' Keeps Racking Up Lions

AKQA also win gold for U.S. in Design

CANNES, France—Grey is having a Cannes festival to remember, as its London office topped the Design Lions contest here tonight for Volvo's LifePaint (its second Grand Prix of the festival)…

A Little Fish-Shaped Lump of Iron Just Won the Product Design Grand Prix at Cannes

Ingenious Geometry Global work tops three R/GA winners

CANNES, France—The most low-tech product imaginable, a simple lump of iron, won the Grand Prix in the Product Design Lions contest here tonight. But while it looks unassuming, this fish…

Uber First Aid and Snapchat Snaphelp Among Winning Ideas From AKQA's Future Lions

Student awards are handed out in Cannes

CANNES, France—Training Uber drivers in first aid and getting Snapchat to connect bullied teens with counselors are two of the five winning campaigns at this year's Future Lions student ad…

This Comically Nasty Tumblr Is Collecting the Worst Agency Tweets of Cannes

Think before you post

CANNES, France—Getting a little tired of all the empty buzzwords and mindless cliché spouting at Cannes Lions? There's a Tumblr for that. Cannes You Please Shut Up? is collecting the most…

Y&R Wins Media Grand Prix for App That Lets Women Call for Help by Shaking Their Phones

4 U.S. campaigns win gold

CANNES, France—Another female-empowerment campaign has triumphed at Cannes, with the Media Grand Prix going to a fascinating Vodafone app from Y&R Istanbul that lets women in Turkey call for help…

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