THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

Special Project

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Medium-Length Video

This award honors the most effective and creative use of medium length video by a brand, agency or organization in a social media marketing campaign. Videos must be 1-2 minutes in length to qualify.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
bronze honor
audience honor
"To Our Fans" - Shameless Season 9 Announcement
To reveal the Season 9 premiere date of Shameless, we decided to Shamelessly parody Kylie Jenner's…
#StopKavanaugh
We wanted to educate and inform our LGBTQIA+ community and everyone living with HIV about the ways …
finalist
gold honor
Better Butts
We like butts. We like big butts, and we cannot lie. All butts. Except cigarette butts. Ciga…
Cetaphil Baby Generations Campaign
•Portfolio Awareness: Drive home that Cetaphil is much more than its iconic Gentle Skin Cleanser by…
Charlie's Perfect Pitch
Spoiler alert: Mastercard is in the credit card industry and the JetBlue Mastercard is a travel car…
finalist
bronze honor
Code & Response
The compelling trailer introducing Code & Response, a feature-length movie inspired by IBM's co-fou…
Every Beat Matters
In the 2016 Presidential Election, voter turnout dipped to its lowest in two decades, with only 55%…
Good Morning Football: Nate Burleson Stories: Randy Moss
Good Morning Football brings viewers up-to-the-minute breaking NFL news as well as local NFL storie…
Google Interns
VIEW CASE STUDYTo make the interns truly feel valued, we created a heartfelt video that didn't simp…
Sonic: This is How We Do it
To generate excitement for Season 4 of Lip Sync Battle and simultaneously promote Sonic's happy hou…
Spark your Imagination
Objective of the film was to give RS Components as a brand a "human" feel using the power of storyt…
The Gifted: The Mutant Underground Vs. The Inner Circle
To build buzz for Season 2 of our X-Men show, we wanted to create a custom social trailer for the f…
winner
WATER UNDER FIRE
We wanted to raise awareness about how water is being used as a weapon in conflict zones putting ch…
finalist
silver honor
WestJet Christmas Miracle: Uniting Through Traditions
For the past twenty-two years, WestJet has been known as a low-cost domestic carrier. However, with…
finalist
Xbox Game Pass Social Launch Video
Launch brand new social channels for Xbox Game Pass....with a bang. Historically, the Facebook, Twi…
YouTube Creators for Change
YouTube Creators for Change is an ongoing global initiative that spotlights inspirational Creators …