Topic: Cannes Festival

Breakfast with Barbara: Saturday, June 26

In her last video postcard from Cannes, our critic Barbara Lippert sums up the ad festival—a week of celebrities, cyborgs, cross-platform campaigns and social media. Video after the jump.…

June 26, 2010, 11:34 AM EDT

Yoko Ono's musical witchcraft of love and zen

By Barbara Lippert "Women are all witches," Yoko Ono said, among various other bizarre yet charming pronouncements, while being interviewed by Grey CEO Tim Mellors at the Grey Music Seminar…

June 25, 2010, 12:40 PM EDT

Unilever CMO: Digital is like 'sex in high school'

By Brian Morrissey Industry conferences often lead to those on stage talking a bigger game than they deliver, whether it's agencies expounding on integration or clients talking up digital. The…

June 25, 2010, 12:02 PM EDT

BBH/Johnnie Walker, TBWA/Gatorade getting the buzz as Film jurors keep deliberating

The Film jury was still deliberating here in Cannes as of Friday afternoon. But even in our world of non-existent attention spans, the buzz ahead of Saturday's Film, Film…

June 25, 2010, 11:30 AM EDT

VIDEO: David Perez, aka 'David on Demand'

For the past four days, David Perez has been a one-man social-media experiment. The Leo Burnett creative recruiter has been allowing online followers to tell him what to do,…

June 25, 2010, 10:14 AM EDT

It's not an easy job, but someone has to do it

Andrew Meurer, vp of feminine, adult and senior-care brands at Kimberly-Clark, ruminates on the UbyKotex campaign at Friday's Organic presentation. Photo by Christian Alminana.

June 25, 2010, 9:04 AM EDT

Breakfast with Barbara: Friday, June 25

In her latest dispatch from the south of France, our fearless critic stares down zombies and revels in typefaces—evidence of the rise of the handmade in our age of…

June 25, 2010, 8:43 AM EDT

Unilever CMO Keith Weed on Martin Sorrell

“How many people have seen a compassionate Martin Sorrell? [pause] There's a hand over there.” —Unilever CMO Keith Weed, before being interviewed by the WPP CEO on Friday.

June 25, 2010, 8:37 AM EDT

Shortlists: Film, Film Craft, Titanium & Integrated

Film Lions: ShortlistFilm Craft Lions: ShortlistTitanium & Integrated Lions: Shortlist

June 25, 2010, 7:36 AM EDT

Paul Arden returns from the grave to introduce Saatchi & Saatchi's New Directors' Showcase

By Eleftheria Parpis Thanks to the wonders of technology, Paul Arden, the late Saatchi & Saatchi creative director who first brought the agency's New Directors Showcase to Cannes 20…

June 24, 2010, 3:31 PM EDT