Topic: Cannes Festival

Tragedy Strikes Cannes as Google Exec Dies in an Accident

Details are currently few, though

An accident took the life of a Google executive at the Cannes Lions festival this week, though the individual's name hasn't been released and other details about the incident are…

Fears About Innovation Will Impact 87% of Global Consumers' Purchase Decisions

Privacy is on shoppers' minds

An extensive report about attitudes toward innovation suggests that global brands should think twice about taking consumers' privacy for granted—even in a big-data era in which consumers seemingly are giving…

This Interactive Cartogram Shows How Countries Have Done at Cannes in the Last Decade

A visual history of the big winners

A bit of national pride will be at stake when advertisers from around the world converge at Cannes Lions in France this week. Sure, it will be every agency for itself,…

5 Intriguing Takes on Advertising and Technology's Relationship Status

New thoughts from industry's heavy hitters

The advertising and technology worlds have worked hand in hand since the early days of paper, evidenced by commercial messaging found in the ruins of Pompeii, as just one historical…

Facebook's Hacker Culture Heads to Cannes

Plans to develop campaigns, not just talk

Facebook plans to hack the ad industry at Cannes. Instead of building software, it’s building marketing campaigns with brands. Mark D’Arcy, chief creative officer of Facebook Creative Shop, is taking more…

12 Conversations About the Past, Present and Future of Advertising

We sit down with industry leaders in Cannes

Each year, the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity makes more room for a cast of characters beyond creatives—and for more commerce. Here, we present snapshots from Adweek’s conversations last week…

Cannes Grants Lee Clow 2013 Lion of St. Mark

TBWA great joins Hegarty, Wieden

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has named advertising legend Lee Clow the recipient of the 2013 Lion of St. Mark. It's the third year the advertising awards show has…

The Can’t-Miss at Cannes

These are the panels everyone will be talking about

Creative leaders and communications experts from around the globe will gather on the French Riviera beginning June 19 for the 58th annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the most…

Cannes Lions TV: One last batch of 2010 videos

Check out five more videos after the jump.

The 18 top Film winners from 2010 on one page

By Tim Nudd We've put the Grand Prix winner and all 17 gold Lion winners from this year's Film Lions competition on one page. Watch all of the ads here.