Romanian Gold in Entertainment at Cannes Lions + Week Round-up

Creativity, Festivals & Awards


At the Entertainment Gala in Cannes, held on Friday night, one last Gold walked the stage for Romania. The recipient is Jazz Communication, A Voice for Songbirds #SAVEOURSONGBIRDS, for Romanian Ornithological Society and Natura 2000.

This will be the final award of this year’s Cannes Lions, as Romania has no further shortlists. Tonight will be the final Gala of the week, where winners in Film, Film Craft, Titanium and Integrated categories will be announced.

Romania had quite a few awards this year, here’s a short recap:

Out of the record 187 entries, 24 were shortlisted and 11 trophies have been won: 2x Gold, 4x Silver and 5x Bronze.

McCann Bucharest won with Bittersweet Pies for Paul Restaurants 3 bronzes in Promo&Activation, PR and Media categories, plus 1 silver in Creative Data. Also from McCann, Pay with Blood for UNTOLD Festival won 1 bronze in Media + 1 silver in PR, while Go Mono for Radio 21 won 1 bronze in Promo.

Cohn&Jansen got 1 gold in PR for Purity Test (Aqua Carpatica).

Publicis’ campaign ACR Street View Test won 1 silver in the Promo&Activation category. Bernie Speed Test (for Arcub Bucharest) got 1 silver in PR.

And last but not least, Jazz Communications won 1 gold for A Voice for Songbirds.