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 Facebook Video

This category honors the most creative and effective incorporation of video content on Facebook by a brand, organization or agency. This award will recognize social media campaigns that incorporate video on Facebook or videos included in a brand's overall presence on Facebook.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

AARP's Disrupt Aging Rapid Response Video Series
We are bombarded with visual stereotypes of aging and ageist attitudes. Images in media portray agi…
At What Cost
Bloomberg set out to take the week's biggest headline and explain how it will impact your finances …
Charlie's Perfect Pitch
Spoiler alert: Mastercard is in the credit card industry and the JetBlue Mastercard is a travel car…
Courtyard: Unstoppable
The marketing goal for this series was to increase awareness of Courtyard's exclusive partnership w…
Digital Exclusive: Patti LaBelle & Skye Turner
Steve Harvey's daytime talk show shifted the focus of digital and social media this season to creat…
Dolby Audio Awareness Campaign
Objective of this campaign was to create an awareness about Dolby Audio technology and how it can e…
Game Recognize Game
The series aims to bridge the gap between the two footballs and the fans that love them. It does so…
Home2 Suites + Twinkie
With travel spaces getting more cramped every year (i.e. airplane leg room), it became the Home2 S…
winner
audience honor
If Monopoly was real life
We teamed up with OMD UK and Hasbro to produce a humorous, highly shareable and entertaining video …
In The Know by AOL
In The Know by AOL was created with the intention of bringing the latest and greatest viral stories…
Infinite Possibilities with Tina Guo
In October, The Ritz-Carlton began a new partnership with world-renowned cellist Tina Guo, whose ob…
Junior Love Officers (Digital Original)
Steve Harvey's Daytime TV Show shifted the focus of digital and social media this season to creatin…
finalist
MAFFICK MEDIA: Kindness is so powerful
To promote kindness and spread love. To remind our audience that sometimes it's the smallest gestur…
MAFFICK MEDIA: Should the US intervene in Badistan?
Should the US intervene in Badistan? is a satire sketch produced by Maffick Media's Soapbox brand. …
NFL Undiscovered
The 'NFL Undiscovered' docu-series was the content and storytelling output of the NFL's Internation…
Stargazing
What do the stars have in store for us?Stargazing is our guide to the astrological forces that are …
Stop Blaming MSG for Your Headaches
In making this short documentary, we wanted to dispel the myths surrounding Monosodium Glutamate (M…
finalist
THE SURPRISE OF A LIFETIME
Nearly 50 million children worldwide are migrants or refugees. Many are not welcomed in their new h…
finalist
The Daily Show: Between the Scenes
Between The Scenes transports fans all over the world into the studio during a taping to listen in …
finalist
The Hook for Currys PC World
In June 2018, Blue 449 tasked social publisher The Hook with a perception altering brief for Britis…
finalist
WWE Mixed Match Challenge
For the very first time in WWE's history, a video series was produced to be mobile-first and social…
WestJet Christmas Miracle: Uniting Through Traditions
For the past twenty-two years, WestJet has been known as a low-cost domestic carrier. However, with…
Wild Times
Wild Times is a 2018 digital version of a variety show...with animals. Lots of animals!The Irwin Fa…