ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its 99th year, these Awards celebrate the very best in advertising, design, illustration, photography, packaging, motion and digital media, all with a focus on craftsmanship and innovation.

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Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

The Shot Agency: BBDO / New York + BiscuitFilmworks/Revolver+WillO’Rourke Client: AT&T Category: Craft in Video / Direction - Single
Get Ready Agency: MJZ / Los Angeles + Dollar Shave Club / Venice Client: Dollar Shave Club Category: Craft in Video / Direction - Single
Get Ready Agency: Dollar Shave Club / Los Angeles + MJZ / Los Angeles Client: Dollar Shave Club Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
#DefyTheName Agency: BBDO / New York + OPositive + DiniVonMuefflingCommunications Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
Boys Don't Cry Agency: Bensimon Byrne / Toronto Client: White Ribbon Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
Unboxing the Truth Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York Client: Thomson Reuters Corporation Category: Art Direction - Direct / Campaign
AutoAds Agency: CHE Proximity / Australia Client: carsales.com.au Category: Direct / Digital - Campaign
Billboards Beyond Borders Agency: Akestam Holst NoA / Stockholm Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Direct / Digital - Campaign
Altoids, The Curious Afterlife of a Tin Agency: Energy BBDO / Chicago Client: Mars, Inc. Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster Advertising - Campaign
Black and Red Agency: SHISEIDO CO., LTD. / Tokyo Client: SHISEIDO CO., LTD. Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster Advertising - Campaign
Here to Create Change Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York Client: Adidas Category: Out of Home / Poster - Campaign
ReArranged Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berlin Philharmonic Category: Out of Home / Poster - Campaign
The man who changed Agency: Scholz & Friends / Hamburg Client: Exit Program Saxony Germany Category: Out of Home / Poster - Campaign
David Bowie Is Here Agency: Spotify In-House / New York + UM Worldwide / New York Client: Spotify Category: Out of Home / Poster - Campaign
Delete the Dirt Agency: W / Shanghai + Illusion / Bangkok Client: Saamix / Ou Shang Hui Trading Co., Ltd. (Shenzhen) Category: Out of Home / Transit - Campaign
The Fake News Stand Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York + Rebel & Rogue / New York Client: Columbia Journalism Review Category: Art Direction - Direct / Single
Here to Create Change Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York Client: Adidas Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
ReArranged Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berlin Philharmonic Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
Stop Sucking Agency: Rethink / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver Client: Greenpeace Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
SINCE 1995 Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: KOBE SHIMBUN Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
Broadway the Rainbow Agency: DDB / Chicago + Mars Wrigley Confectionery / Hackettstown Client: Mars Wrigley Confectionery Category: Innovation / Direct
Behind the Mac Agency: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles Client: Apple, Inc. Category: Out of Home / Poster - Single
ReArranged Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berlin Philharmonic Category: Press / Magazine - Campaign
The man who changed Agency: Scholz & Friends / Hamburg Client: Exit Program Saxony Germany Category: Press / Magazine - Campaign
Free Democrats "Made of Defeat Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin + HEIMAT, / Berlin + Mokoh Music / Berlin Client: Fraktion der Freien Demokraten im Deutschen Bundestag Category: Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Digital - Single
The Fake News Stand Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York + Rebel & Rogue / New York Client: Columbia Journalism Review Category: Direct / Wildcard - Single
The Like New Campaign Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + BMW of North America / Woodcliff + Elevel / San Francisco + Moving Picture Company / Culver City Client: BMW of North America Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Campaign
12-Hour Drive-Thru Agency: GSD&M / Austin Client: Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Category: Out of Home / Print / Electronic Billboard - Campaign
Survivors Agency: VMLY&R Mexico / Mexico City Client: Save The Children Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Film - Single
Boys Don't Cry Agency: Bensimon Byrne / Toronto Client: White Ribbon Category: Branded Content & Entertainment - TV / Film / Single
The thrill of victory Agency: DDB / Paris + Somesuch & Co X Insurrection / Paris + Mathematic / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris Client: Amnesty International Category: Craft in Video / Editing - Single
Lufthansa "#LifeChangingPlaces – New York" Agency: Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg Client: Deutsche Lufthansa AG Category: Craft in Video / Editing - Single
The Sun and the Snake Agency: BBDO / New York + MTC Client: Foot Locker Category: Branded Content & Entertainment - Episodic / Web Series
City of no cars Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich Client: BMW Group Category: Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single
The Unknown Agency: FCB Brasil / São Paulo + Clube de Criação / São Paulo + Saigon / São Paulo + Evil Twin / São Paulo Client: Clube de Criação Category: Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single
The Seven Worlds Agency: DDB / Paris + RSA Films / London + 75 / Paris + MPC / London Client: Hennessy Category: Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single
The Baptism Agency: DDB / Paris + Henry / Paris + SCHMOOZE / BALLAD / Paris + MIKROS MPC / Paris Client: Ubisoft Category: Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single
AutoAds Agency: CHE Proximity / Australia Client: carsales.com.au Category: Innovation / Television / Film / Online Video
SINCE 1995 Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: KOBE SHIMBUN Category: Press / Newspaper - Campaign
Behind the Mac Agency: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles Client: Apple, Inc. Category: Out of Home / Transit - Single
Share Your Gifts Agency: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles Client: Apple, Inc. Category: Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Short Form
The Baptism Agency: DDB / Paris + Henry / Paris + SCHMOOZE / BALLAD / Paris + MIKROS MPC / Paris Client: Ubisoft Category: Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Short Form
The idea Agency: BETC / Paris Client: CANAL+ Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Television - Single
The 100-Year Game Agency: 72andSunny / Los Angeles + Film 47 / Los Angeles Client: National Football League Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Television - Single
Who? Agency: Ponce / Buenos Aires + Agosto / Barcelona + FOX Networks Group Latin America / Buenos Aires Client: FOX Networks group Latin America Category: Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Long Form
Emotional Support Chicken Agency: GSD&M / Austin Client: Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Category: Out of Home / Point of Purchase - Single
Fresh Prints - Tomatoes Agency: McCann / Spain + Craft WW / Spain + Havas Media / Barcelona Client: Aldi Category: Press / Newspaper - Single
No need to fly – Around the world in Germany Agency: Ogilvy / Germany Client: German Rail Category: Direct / Digital - Single
What You Missed Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Verizon Wireless Category: Direct / Digital - Single
Occasional Ad Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Writing / Outdoor - Campaign

2019 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BiscuitFilmworks/Revolver+WillO’Rourke

AT&T

The Shot

Craft in Video / Direction - Single

ADC_ADV19109M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

MJZ / Los Angeles + Dollar Shave Club / Venice

Dollar Shave Club

Get Ready

Craft in Video / Direction - Single

ADC_ADV19110M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Dollar Shave Club / Los Angeles + MJZ / Los Angeles

Dollar Shave Club

Get Ready

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV19137M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + OPositive + DiniVonMuefflingCommunications

Monica Lewinsky

#DefyTheName

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV19138M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Bensimon Byrne / Toronto

White Ribbon

Boys Don't Cry

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV19139M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York

Thomson Reuters Corporation

Unboxing the Truth

Art Direction - Direct / Campaign

ADC_ADV19090M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

CHE Proximity / Australia

carsales.com.au

AutoAds

Direct / Digital - Campaign

ADC_ADV19118M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Akestam Holst NoA / Stockholm

Reporters Without Borders

Billboards Beyond Borders

Direct / Digital - Campaign

ADC_ADV19119M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Energy BBDO / Chicago

Mars, Inc.

Altoids, The Curious Afterlife of a Tin

Art Direction - Press / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19091M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

SHISEIDO CO., LTD. / Tokyo

SHISEIDO CO., LTD.

Black and Red

Art Direction - Press / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19092M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York

Adidas

Here to Create Change

Out of Home / Poster - Campaign

ADC_ADV19123M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berlin Philharmonic

ReArranged

Out of Home / Poster - Campaign

ADC_ADV19124M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Hamburg

Exit Program Saxony Germany

The man who changed

Out of Home / Poster - Campaign

ADC_ADV19125M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Spotify In-House / New York + UM Worldwide / New York

Spotify

David Bowie Is Here

Out of Home / Poster - Campaign

ADC_ADV19126M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

W / Shanghai + Illusion / Bangkok

Saamix / Ou Shang Hui Trading Co., Ltd. (Shenzhen)

Delete the Dirt

Out of Home / Transit - Campaign

ADC_ADV19129M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York + Rebel & Rogue / New York

Columbia Journalism Review

The Fake News Stand

Art Direction - Direct / Single

ADC_ADV19089M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York

Adidas

Here to Create Change

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19093M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berlin Philharmonic

ReArranged

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19094M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Rethink / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver

Greenpeace

Stop Sucking

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19095M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

KOBE SHIMBUN

SINCE 1995

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19096M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DDB / Chicago + Mars Wrigley Confectionery / Hackettstown

Mars Wrigley Confectionery

Broadway the Rainbow

Innovation / Direct

ADC_ADV19084M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles

Apple, Inc.

Behind the Mac

Out of Home / Poster - Single

ADC_ADV19122M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berlin Philharmonic

ReArranged

Press / Magazine - Campaign

ADC_ADV19130M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Hamburg

Exit Program Saxony Germany

The man who changed

Press / Magazine - Campaign

ADC_ADV19131M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

HEIMAT, / Berlin + HEIMAT, / Berlin + Mokoh Music / Berlin

Fraktion der Freien Demokraten im Deutschen Bundestag

Free Democrats "Made of Defeat

Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Digital - Single

ADC_ADV19087M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York + Rebel & Rogue / New York

Columbia Journalism Review

The Fake News Stand

Direct / Wildcard - Single

ADC_ADV19120M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + BMW of North America / Woodcliff + Elevel / San Francisco + Moving Picture Company / Culver City

BMW of North America

The Like New Campaign

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Campaign

ADC_ADV19140M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

GSD&M / Austin

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

12-Hour Drive-Thru

Out of Home / Print / Electronic Billboard - Campaign

ADC_ADV19127M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

VMLY&R Mexico / Mexico City

Save The Children

Survivors

Television / Film / Online Video / Film - Single

ADC_ADV19136M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Bensimon Byrne / Toronto

White Ribbon

Boys Don't Cry

Branded Content & Entertainment - TV / Film / Single

ADC_ADV19101M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DDB / Paris + Somesuch & Co X Insurrection / Paris + Mathematic / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris

Amnesty International

The thrill of victory

Craft in Video / Editing - Single

ADC_ADV19111M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg

Deutsche Lufthansa AG

Lufthansa "#LifeChangingPlaces – New York"

Craft in Video / Editing - Single

ADC_ADV19112M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + MTC

Foot Locker

The Sun and the Snake

Branded Content & Entertainment - Episodic / Web Series

ADC_ADV19102M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich

BMW Group

City of no cars

Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single

ADC_ADV19105M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

FCB Brasil / São Paulo + Clube de Criação / São Paulo + Saigon / São Paulo + Evil Twin / São Paulo

Clube de Criação

The Unknown

Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single

ADC_ADV19106M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DDB / Paris + RSA Films / London + 75 / Paris + MPC / London

Hennessy

The Seven Worlds

Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single

ADC_ADV19107M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DDB / Paris + Henry / Paris + SCHMOOZE / BALLAD / Paris + MIKROS MPC / Paris

Ubisoft

The Baptism

Craft in Video / Cinematography - Single

ADC_ADV19108M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

CHE Proximity / Australia

carsales.com.au

AutoAds

Innovation / Television / Film / Online Video

ADC_ADV19086M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

KOBE SHIMBUN

SINCE 1995

Press / Newspaper - Campaign

ADC_ADV19133M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles

Apple, Inc.

Behind the Mac

Out of Home / Transit - Single

ADC_ADV19128M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles

Apple, Inc.

Share Your Gifts

Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Short Form

ADC_ADV19098M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DDB / Paris + Henry / Paris + SCHMOOZE / BALLAD / Paris + MIKROS MPC / Paris

Ubisoft

The Baptism

Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Short Form

ADC_ADV19099M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

BETC / Paris

CANAL+

The idea

Television / Film / Online Video / Television - Single

ADC_ADV19141M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

72andSunny / Los Angeles + Film 47 / Los Angeles

National Football League

The 100-Year Game

Television / Film / Online Video / Television - Single

ADC_ADV19142M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Ponce / Buenos Aires + Agosto / Barcelona + FOX Networks Group Latin America / Buenos Aires

FOX Networks group Latin America

Who?

Branded Content & Entertainment - Online / Long Form

ADC_ADV19100M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

GSD&M / Austin

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Emotional Support Chicken

Out of Home / Point of Purchase - Single

ADC_ADV19121M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

McCann / Spain + Craft WW / Spain + Havas Media / Barcelona

Aldi

Fresh Prints - Tomatoes

Press / Newspaper - Single

ADC_ADV19132M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Ogilvy / Germany

German Rail

No need to fly – Around the world in Germany

Direct / Digital - Single

ADC_ADV19116M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Verizon Wireless

What You Missed

Direct / Digital - Single

ADC_ADV19117M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Occasional Ad

Craft in Writing / Outdoor - Campaign

ADC_ADV19115M

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