Four Kiwi entries have been shortlisted for awards in the Cannes Film category, with DDB, Clemenger and Saatchi & Saatchi all in with a chance to pick up some silverware at the ceremony.
DDB leads the charge with two entries (Lion's 'Be the Artist' and Sky's 'Come with us'), while Clemenger (NZTA's 'Mistakes') and Saatchi & Saatchi (DB Breweries' 'Tui Beer Plumber') each have a single entry.
Tui's 'Beer Plumber' campaign has already picked up a gold in the PR category and a bronze in Promo and Activation.
DDB: 'Come with us' campaign for Sky Television
DDB: 'Be the artist' campaign for Lion
Clemenger BBDO: 'Mistakes' campaign for Lion
Saatchi & Saatchi: 'Tui Beer Plumber' campaign for DB Breweries
While the majority of political messages focus on rousing an individual’s sense of civic and democratic duty (such as Rock the Vote), Vice NZ is taking a slightly different route with its latest partnership with the Electoral Commission called ‘We Are New Zealand’.