Cannes Lions: The very best film ads in the world for 2021

Of the 2,726 entries to the Cannes Lions Film competition this year, just 262 were shortlisted and 83 were awarded a Lion during the final awards show of the year on Friday.

Canada won seven Film Lions (see story here), while just eight Golds and three Grands Prix were awarded in the category.

Grand Prix

“Crocodile Inside” by BETC Paris for Lacoste

“Nike: You Can’t Stop Us” by Wieden + Kennedy Portland for Nike (Also won a Gold Lion)

“#Wombstories” by AMV BBDO for Essity’s Libresse/Bodyform  (Also won a Gold Lion)


“Airpods — Bounce” by TBWA\Media Arts Lab for Apple

“Francesca” by Publicis Italy for Diesel

“You Love Me” by Translation and Beats by Dr. Dre for Beats by Dr. Dre

“Burberry Brand Campaign 2020 (Festive Season)” by Burberry and Riff Raff for Burberry

“Eternal Pregnancy” by Mortierbrigade Brussels for Equal Pay Day

“The Moldy Whopper” by Burger King, INGO Stockholm, David Miami and Publicis Romania for Burger King

David Brown