Cannes

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Canadian Young Lions adds a little complexity

How this year’s competition brief hopes to help us better compete on the international stage.

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The Contenders: The best of Film and Integrated

Our final look at this year’s awards favourites examines likely standouts in two marquee categories.

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The Contenders: Tech that packed a punch

Our look at this year’s award show hopefuls continues with work that used technology to bring insights to life.

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The Contenders: Designs for success

Our look at this year’s award show hopefuls examines the design-focused work that will turn judges’ heads.

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Cannes announces changes to Creative Effectiveness

Five new categories aim to recognize more regional, cause and client-led campaigns that drove business results.

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Cannes makes changes to categories

Multiple Lions have been tweaked to focus on data, technology and brand experience as entries for the awards open.

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Young Lions registration opens

Industry pros under 30 have a chance to compete at Cannes as part of the annual competition.

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Rob Dembitz on the value of creativity

The global head of innovation at Cannes Lions on the challenges and transformations the industry is going through.

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How did Canada fare in Cannes?

See the final awards tally for 2016, plus a look back at our coverage from the festival.

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The case against short-termism in creativity

Edelman Canada’s Lisa Kimmel on why ignoring the business case means putting creativity out of business.

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Cannes 2016: Canada comes up short in final categories

While Canada was shut out of Film, Titanium and Integrated, the country’s Young Marketers go home with a Bronze.

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Cannes 2016: Canada brings home wins in first Entertainment Lions

JWT, Jam3 and Canada Goose pick up Lions, while Beyonce’s “Formation” takes a Grand Prix in the Entertainment for Music Lions.

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Cannes 2016: Does copy testing kill – or create – great work?

JWT’s Brent Choi on the role of testing in award-winning Film campaigns.

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Cannes 2016: Canadian work gets shortlisted in Integrated

FCB lands on that shortlist, while Canada Goose gets a mention in Film Craft, but no work appeared in Titanium.

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Cannes 2016: Where are you, planners?

FCB Toronto’s Shelley Brown asks if we’re living with the myth that strategy and creative can be separated.