Who's it for: Unitec by Special Group and Film Construction
Why we like it: Filming three students at the start of the school year to promote an academic institution is a particularly brave move, but taking the reality TV approach appeals to the target demographic and linking an advertiser to a broadcaster is very smart (you can read about the thinking behind the campaign here). Not only that, the stories seem engaging enough to maintain the viewer's interest, it's filmed beautifully (take a bow Andy Morton), it's refreshingly honest and it's a great way to show the transformative effects of education.
From a calming, machine-learning led interactive experience at Starship Children’s Hospital, to the story of a goat that acts as anti-bullying initiative and teaches children the effect their actions can have, the best in New Zealand design was crowned at the 2018 Best Awards on the weekend – and a discussion about gender equality in design has been brought to the industry's attention. Here are the supreme winners, and a statement from the Designers Institute of New Zealand (DINZ) CEO Cathy Veninga on the protests that took place.