We’re excited to announce the finalists for the 2021 ADCC Awards. As always, work was judged by panels of international creatives.

Finalists listed below are for the Advertising categories – including work in the Advertising, Media Innovation, Promo, Branded Content, Public Relations, Film, Radio, Integrated Campaign and Creative Effectiveness categories.

Click here to see the Design finalists. Click here to see the Interactive finalists. 

Entries on this list have won Bronze, Silver or Gold awards – and some projects have won multiple awards.

Winners will be announced at the 2021 ADCC Awards virtual show on Thursday, June 3rd – part of our upcoming ADCC Awards Week programming.

Get your tickets today to celebrate the best of the best at this year’s show, and enjoy three nights of exclusive sessions (interviews, panels, presentations and more).




Little Brats 4ZERO1 Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation
”Underplayed” Feature Length Documentary Anomaly AB InBev
Escape Mountain Anomaly BRP
The world’s first feature-length ASMR movie Anomaly Hershey Canada
Doritos Ketchup+ BBDO Canada PepsiCo Foods
Parkscapes BBDO Canada Regent Park School of Music
Casey House HIV+ Episodes Bensimon Byrne Casey House
Love Alberta Forests Berlin Communications Alberta Forest Products Association
The Never Ending Day C&B Advertising UFA
Prepared Cossette Globe & Mail
Little Brats Cossette Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation
SickKids VS One Million Strong Cossette SickKids Foundation
SickKids VS This is Why Cossette SickKids Foundation
Face to Face Critical Mass Every Mother Counts
#BlackedOutHistory DDB Canada Ontario Black History Society (OBHS)
Jalapeno Noir Dentsu One Taco Bell
It’s Hard To Read dentsuMCGARRYBOWEN Dyslexia Canada
Work From Home dentsuMCGARRYBOWEN Henri Vezina Menswear
ASD: Rockin’ the Spectrum Edelman Canada Jake’s House
Financial Fairness FCB Toronto BMO
Stage Your Driveway FCB Toronto BMW
Project Understood FCB Toronto CDSS
The Golden Oven FCB Toronto McCain
Publicly Traded FCB/SIX LifeStyles Healthcare Australia
Whenever. Wherever. Whatever. Giants and Gentlemen Circle K
Diverse Snowpeople GUT Tim Hortons
Sinai Health – See What Care Can Do Huge Sinai Health Foundation
A Cart Apart john st. Loblaw Companies Limited, No Frills
Haulin’ State of Mind john st. Loblaw Companies Limited, No Frills
League of Legislators Juniper Park\TBWA Brady United
Signal For Help Juniper Park\TBWA Canadian Women’s Foundation
New York Fries Big Days Juniper Park\TBWA New York Fries
New York Fries Big Days – Lifeguard Juniper Park\TBWA New York Fries
New York Fries Big Days – Civil War Juniper Park\TBWA New York Fries
New York Fries Big Days – Nude Model Juniper Park\TBWA New York Fries
It’s Happening Leo Burnett Metrolinx
You Choose What They Chew Leo Burnett Wonderbone
Guitarists Get It lg2 Atkin Guitars
Hand Played Should Be Hand Made lg2 Atkin Guitars
The Perfect Guitar Is Anything But Perfect lg2 Atkin Guitars
You Can’t Mass-Produce Character lg2 Atkin Guitars
Tall People lg2 Farnham Ale & Lager
Born a Girl lg2 Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur
You like it more than you think lg2 Orchestre symphonique de Québec
Living Radars lg2 Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec
Slower lg2 Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec
Reflection lg2 Société de sauvetage (Lifesaving Society)
Barely High is Too High McCann Canada Government of Ontario
Up For Adoption McCann Canada Wendy’s Canada – Dave Thomas Foundation
Lolli: The Exhibit Nobody Wants to Talk About No Fixed Address Canadian Centre for Child Protection
SickKids Airbnb No Fixed Address SickKids Foundation
Courage is Beautiful Ogilvy Canada Unilever (Dove)
The Autograph OPC Tim Hortons
Benjamin Benny Ben OPC
The Burger Man Hunt Rethink A&W Canada
Brutal Postings Rethink Fondation Émergence
After Asbestos Rethink Greenpeace Canada
Baby Proof Spotify Ads Rethink IKEA Canada
IKEA Everywhere Catalogue Rethink IKEA Canada
IKEA Gingerbread Höme Rethink IKEA Canada
Heinz Ketchup Puzzle Rethink Kraft Heinz Canada
Heinz on Film Rethink Kraft Heinz Canada
Pour Perfectly Rethink Kraft Heinz Canada
Cards For All Rethink London Drugs
Make It Canadian Rethink Molson Canadian
Ka’Wine & Dine Rethink Raptors Republic
Rolling Paper Straws Rethink Rethink
The world needs more nerds Rethink Science World
Diverse Snowpeople Rooster Post Production Tim Hortons
Unapologetically Human Scouts Honour Kruger Products LP
Made With Love SHED Sid Lee / IGA
Taxcraft: The Block-iest Tax Return Ever Sid Lee H&R Block
Get an Original Track Sid Lee TA2 Sound + Music
A World Without Y Skin and Bones Film YMCA
Shoppable Girls TAXI Canada Covenant House
Top Comic TAXI Canada SiriusXM
The #UNIGNORABLE Tower TAXI Canada United Way
SickKidsVS One Million Strong The Vanity SickKids Foundation
Welcome Leah The&Partnership TELUS
ESCape Abuse UNION Interval House
Fake NewsTM WAX Society of Professional Journalists
No Home Wunder United Way Halifax
The Rainforest Fire Channel Zulu Alpha Kilo Amazon Rainforest Conservancy
Bell Holiday Campaign Zulu Alpha Kilo Bell Canada
Projecting Hope Zulu Alpha Kilo Cineplex
#PauseToRemember Zulu Alpha Kilo HomeEquity Bank
Catch The Scam Zulu Alpha Kilo HomeEquity Bank
Subaru Goat Brochure: A car brochure about a goat Zulu Alpha Kilo Subaru Canada
Unquarantine Your Creative Zulu Alpha Kilo The Advertising & Design Club of Canada


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