Cannes Lions: 5 of the most beautifully crafted case studies

Certainly, the vast majority of award winning work at Cannes is inspiring and humbling. Only big bold great ideas get rewarded.

Some case studies however also stand out by the sheer beauty and dedication put into crafting the story and making the idea look at its best.

Here are 5 of the best crafted videos —almost short films— that avoid the formulaic ‘Problem-Idea-Solution’ and tell a moving, human story instead.


Human Rights Watch, Petition for Burma


4th Amendment Wear, Metallic Ink


Bar Aurora & Boteco Ferraz, Drunk Valet


Bundaberg Rum, Water Mark
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And finally, Coca-Cola, Friendship Machine


There are many more. Will keep posting.

Regional Executive Creative Director, Geometry Global Asia Pacific