THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Comedy

This award honors the most creative use of a comedy video in a social media marketing campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

#VanLife
Indigo Development and Entertainment Arts aims to entertain and captivate the audience on Snapchat…
12 Days of Kris-Mas
Fullscreen's Network Strategy team works with NBCUniversal brands to create content that drives vie…
Banarnar: Star of the Show
Looking to capitalize on its film partnership with The LEGO Movie 2, Chiquita Banana wanted a globa…
finalist
audience honor
Bretman Rock Shrinks Pores and Takes The Plunge with OleHenriksen
When we found out we were launching a bright blue mask that left an exhilarating chill on your face…
Burritos, Please!
Turo partnered with comedian and actor, Hannibal Buress, to create a one-of-a-kind music video, in …
finalist
Chloe Morello Wakes Up with No Regrets & Glowing Skin with OleHenriksen
When we started testing our Goodnight Glow Retin-ALT Sleeping Crème, we saw a skin transformation o…
Deadpool 2: Euro Sing Song Competition
The 'Merc with the Mouth' was back for his second film outing of Deadpool, the oh so cleverly named…
Duke Athletics: Football In Paradise
Our objective was to highlight members of our football team in a way that was relatable to fans whi…
FREEFORM 25 Days of Christmas - Frossy Paints a Snowy Scene
Retaining viewers during a commercial break is no easy task. BLKBX worked with FREEFORM to create a…
Handy: Two Hands from Stardom
With the goal of integrating a brand's product and messaging into custom content in a way that is b…
Happytime Murders: P True Hollywood Story
For the P True Hollywood Story, our objective was to bring audiences into the darkly comic world of…
Impractical Jokers: "The Island Between Us" / Fix the Open
The Impractical Jokers are the kings of the truTV castle, stars of our longest running series, a mo…
Jim Gaffigan Rewatches and Reacts to His Comedy Central Presents from 2000
Comedy Central has one of the largest library of stand-up in the world. The network has a decades o…
Kappa Crypto
Indigo Development and Entertainment Arts aims to entertain and excite the audience on Snapchat Or…
MOIST MOIST MOIST MOIST - OleHenriksen C-Rush Brightening Gel Crème
The key benefit of C-Rush Brightening Gel Crème is the 24-hour hydration. When our team tried it fo…
Museum of Voting
Remind millennials to vote in the 2018 midterms—in a whole new way.
finalist
gold honor
NFL Rookies Draw Team Logos
A main objective for the NFL is making sure that people get excited about the game of football. Inh…
finalist
bronze honor
New York Holiday Gift Guide with Fenty Beauty
For the holiday season, we wanted to film a gift guide that would showcase Fenty Beauty products, h…
Now That's A Cardiac
In the fall of 2018, Cadillac was looking for a big idea that would generate buzz and coverage arou…
Savane Pantsitis
We looked at the men's pant category and saw a lot of 'khaki-blindness'. Our insight was that adver…
Snitch Cop (Roy Wood Jr.)
The objective of this piece of content was to expand upon the world of No One Loves You and promote…
The Cat Rap
Contrary to popular belief, cats don't have nine lives. In fact, for abandoned felines, defending t…
The Daily Bite
What if Shark Week, could become Shark Month?As a celebration of Shark Week's 30th anniversary, The…
winner
The World’s Most ‘Extra’ Tampon
Playtex Gentle Glide launched in 1973, at a time when tampons with plastic applicators were conside…
finalist
silver honor
What Could Go Wrong
Solace creates category-leading products that simplify the complexities of data transfer. Nerd stuf…