2018 Print & Publishing


Short List
Category A08. Leisure
Entrant GREY Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Idea Creation GREY Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Media Placement GREY Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Media Placement 2 GREY MEDIA Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Media Placement 3 MEDIACOM Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Production GREY Düsseldorf, GERMANY
Name Company Position
Fabian Kirner Grey Germany Chief Creative Officer
Alexandros Antoniadis Grey Germany Executive Creative Director
Martin Venn Grey Germany Executive Creative Director
Luca Boncompagni Grey Germany Senior Art Director
Diego Tardani Grey Germany Senior Copywriter
Julius Moebius Grey Germany Unit Director
Katarina Rutkowski Grey Media Group Head Media
Antonia Schippmann Grey Media Senior Media Planner
Matteo Simone Bottin FM Photographers Photographer
Simona Lamacchia FM Photographers Photo Retouch Artist
David Kreuzinger Westdeutsche Lotterie Head of Marketing
Gregor Espenkott Westdeutsche Lotterie Head of Campaign Management / Advertising

Cultural/Context information for the jury

Lotteries´ campaigns focus on showing the luxurious life people could possibly gain. This strategy pushes people to play only when these images come in front of their eyes. But life is very different. It is full of duties and boring things to carry on, and it is rather rare that people experience traveling with helicopters or sailing on a yacht. Thus, to be more effective, West Lotto changes the strategy to change the people´s point of view. West Lotto points at the life people could lose instead, because this is the life people live every single second. This way any single duty or boring thing is a real reminder and pusher to go and play West Lotto.

Dreamy and slightly surreal, Ice Skaters for Ikea from CZAR Brussels

Ice Skaters shows the dreamy and slightly surreal spectacle of a middle aged couple spinning and gliding on the polished wood floors of an elegant, high-ceilinged apartment in their socks. With the tagline 'Bring life into your living room' it is a beautifully crafted advert creating a warm, nostalgic mood for the brand, Ikea. It won Bronze at Eurobest in 2018 for production company CZAR Brussels. Director, Joe Vanhoutteghem and producer, Lander Engels talk to Eurobest about the experience of creating the work. 

How do you make an idea work when your entire media budget is pulled, a week before launch?

The team at Marvelous Moscow have the answer. CCO, Artem Sinyavskiy shares the story of how their work for Skylink, 'The 1 MB Campaign', went on to win Bronze at Eurobest in 2017, despite the media budget being pulled a week before the launch of the campaign.

The gin, the city, the song and the search for the special colour of Seville

PS21 Madrid, the creative transformation company set up by founder of creative agency dommo Agustín Vivancos, was in its first year when the team began work on Searching for the Special Colour of Seville. It was a piece of work that would not only go on to win the agency’s first major award, Bronze in Creative Data at Eurobest in 2018, but would also become part of Seville’s cultural heritage. We hear how the idea came to life from Strategy Director, Sergio Garcia and Executive Creative Director, Victor Blanco.

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