PSA: Tomorrow’s the last day to access the talks (from last year and this year) and the works using your delegate ID!
Thoughts on using stock images for ads that end up winning? Re: Hyundai Don’t Text and Drive print campaign that won Bronze Lion and Wood Pencil.
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People are losing jobs! Bonus are delayed! But agencies spend huge bucks on case films and entries. Does this make sense in today’s day and age? Thoughts anyone
“There are 500 million millennials in China. There are more Chinese millennials than humans in the US. Brands spend a lot of time catering to the western world without really paying attention to...
Maybe if I consume enough of this marijuanas I’ll come up with a Lion-worthy idea for next year. Fearless OGirl and Blueberry Dream Crazy are the strains in stock. DM me if you want any 😩
Inkwell Beach? An obvious dog whistle. Seems to mock the lack of diversity observed by so many woke attendees. Might as well name the holding company CEO panel discussion “Rich White Guys Speak”.
Seen on LinkedIn: A very casually dressed ceo from a very big holding company said that the consumer is changing and we have to change to keep up with the changing consumer. More below: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/dying-cannes-bob-hoffman
These numbers are scaring some and exciting others. The some are not in the audience asking questions when they should be. It's easy to say "I don't know" when you don't show up to the right places.
“Social media is not a theater. It’s a party. People don’t go there to be talked at.” PJ Pereira, Social & Influencer Jury President
I showed up w/ the article 'I Cannes Not Do It Anymore' on my mind. The wild part has been pretty well hidden--or maybe I'm not cool enough🤷🏿♂️but most spaces still feel exclusive & white https://medium.com/the-whats-her-name/i-cannes-not-do-it-anymore-a-woman-of-colors-experience-in-the-ad-industry-1aa543fac952
Can we slap some sense into ourselves here? I’m sorry, but this (if true) is our industry at its worst. To spend over 40,000 euros on entry fees alone for a single project...FOR A CHARITY? FFS.