This Short Film From TBWA Explores What It's Like Being Black in Advertising

A special edition of the agency's Backslash series

Conversations about diversity in the ad industry have never been more prevalent. Over the past year alone, clients like General Mills, Verizon, HP and Airbnb have called for more women and people of color not only within agencies themselves but on the panels that give them awards every summer at a certain seaside resort in Southern France.