Topic: Cannes Festival

Cyber Grand Prix: Wieden + Kennedy for Nike's 'Chalkbot,' DDB Sweden for VW's 'Fun Theory'

By Brian Morrissey The merging of digital technologies with the real world swayed this year's Cyber jury, which gave out two Grand Prix—to Wieden + Kennedy in Portland. Ore., for…

June 23, 2010, 3:28 PM EDT

Happiness in Belgium takes Design Grand Prix for creating a font from Toyota iQ's movements

By Barbara Lippert Happiness, an agency in Brussels, Belgium, won the Design Grand Prix here in Cannes tonight for its "iQ Font" campaign for Toyota, in which it designed…

June 23, 2010, 3:27 PM EDT

AlmapBBDO, 'Billboard' win Press Grand Prix as Ogilvy Mexico's Scrabble ads are disqualified

By Eleftheria Parpis The Cannes festival today disqualified an Ogilvy Mexico campaign for Scrabble that had been selected for the Press Grand Prix, because the same ads had been entered…

June 23, 2010, 2:54 PM EDT

R/GA's Nick Law on the labor of creativity

“We shouldn’t pretend creativity is anything more than a habit.” —Nick Law, chief creative officer North America at R/GA, speaking at his agency's seminar in Cannes about how discipline…

June 23, 2010, 12:43 PM EDT

Cannes Lions TV: Five more seminar clips and the Independent Agency Showcase

After the jump, clips from the seminars hosted by Hill & Knowlton, Aegis Media, Hewlett-Packard (above), Digitas and Publicis/Contagious, along with footage from the Cannes Independent Agency Showcase.

June 23, 2010, 12:27 PM EDT

Breakfast with Barbara: Wednesday, June 23

In her daily video postcard, our critic Barbara Lippert talks about Leo Burnett Sydney's Grand Prix-winning Media work for Canon, and the yearning for humanity and interactivity expressed at…

June 23, 2010, 11:29 AM EDT

Mark Zuckerberg's dream of an open world

By Brian Morrissey Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to the stage in a packed auditorium here in Cannes to explain where he sees the world going. It's going to be a…

June 23, 2010, 9:27 AM EDT

VIDEO: Outdoor jury president Tay Guan Hin

Adweek's Barbara Lippert speaks with Outdoor jury president Tay Guan Hin, regional ecd of JWT Asia, about this year's Grand Prix winners. Video after the jump.

June 23, 2010, 9:03 AM EDT

VIDEO: Jeff Goodby and Yahoo!'s Elisa Steele

Goodby, Silverstein & Partners' Jeff Goodby and Yahoo! CMO Elisa Steele talk with Brian Morrissey about how Yahoo! learns about its users, the goals and results of its latest…

June 23, 2010, 8:42 AM EDT

Full winners lists: Radio, Outdoor, Media

Radio Lions: WinnersOutdoor Lions: WinnersMedia Lions: Winners

June 23, 2010, 6:17 AM EDT