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 13th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Long Form Video

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

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

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A Taste of the Futures
Investors don’t typically use futures as an investing tool because it’s difficult to grasp. Little …
All Y'all: Feed the Need
All Y'all is a video series that's focused on connecting people from different backgrounds and help…
Amin’s Story: Escaping Anti-LGBTQ Violence in Chechnya
LGBTQ people around the world still face persecutions simply because of who they are or how they id…
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Audi 'The Drive'
At the onset of COVID-19 pandemic, Australians were on nation-wide lockdown, unable to physically e…
Behind The Try: A Try Guys Documentary
With over 7 million subscribers on YouTube, The Try Guys (made up of comedians/actors/filmmakers Eu…
Built Wild
This was one of the biggest marketing moments for Ford in recent history. The new Bronco was highly…
CDC Rx Awareness Campaign
Overdoses from opioids are on the rise and killing Americans of all races and ages. Every day, more…
Dinda – The Voice of Barcelona Bekasi
Our goal was to produce a film that would pay tribute to an immensely passionate fan who’s love, st…
GoPro Hero 9 Announcement
When renowned action-photography brand GoPro gave Adorama the inside scoop on its soon-to-be-releas…
Love & Earth: Together We Stand
The story of Zumran Omur and Celal Kazım Omur caught our attention when we heard about their succes…
MINI Making an Icon
Since its reintroduction to the US market in the early 2000s, MINI has evolved over three model gen…
MTV News Person Of Interest: The Reporter Exposing Surveillance In Schools
In the past few years, tech companies—from powerhouses like Amazon to under-the-radar startups—have…
Mississippi Justice
Over the summer, in the wake of uprisings for civil rights across the nation, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE r…
Montefiore-Einstein Presents In A State of Gratitude
Montefiore-Einstein was one of the hardest-hit health networks in the NY-area in 2020 due to the Co…
Motorola razr presents Joyride—a fashion film that flipped tech’s status quo
Less than a year after we broke the internet by bringing back the razr - a disruptive device that h…
NBA Season in America
The Washington Wizards' schedule release goal was to create a piece of content that was timely, rel…
NYPD Beat and Arrest Peaceful Protesters in Planned Assault
After the police killing of George Floyd, Human Rights Watch began documenting the often violent an…
New York Rhapsody
Early 2020 brought life in New York City to a standstill. Sirens replaced laughter and chatter. Fea…
North Country
Setting out to tell the story of this iconic Ski Shop, our team spent 5 years filming, uncovering a…
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Ours To Tell
Planned Parenthood understands the importance and urgency around the need for every person to contr…
Porsche x Star Wars: The Designer Alliance
A short time ago, in a galaxy not too far away… PORSCHE X STAR WARS: THE DESIGNER ALLIANCE. I…
Rare Reflections: MPNs Unmasked Documentaries
Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs), a group of progressive, rare blood cancers in which the bone m…
Stand Up for Heroes 2020
New York’s most anticipated night of hope, healing and laughter, returned for its 14th annual celeb…
Stories from Gaza: A day in the life of a protester
We wanted to spend a few weeks in Gaza and cover the Great March of Return, while showcasing Palest…
Super Real Mukbang for ‘Untact Society’, Yummy Melody
Create differentiated eating show called “Mukbang” for people these days staying longer at home and…
finalist
audience honor
The Killing of Willie McCoy
In light of the tragic death of George Floyd, a number of prior cases involving police brutality ag…
The Most Unique K-pop Dance Specialized Video: <BE ORIGINAL>
Make ‘STUDIO CHOOM’ the ‘Global Hub’ to introduce K-POP worldwide, enhancing the brand power. Po…
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Undertaker: The Last Ride
“Undertaker: The Last Ride” presented fans with an unprecedented and revealing look at Mark Calaway…
Wimbledon: Pursuits Episode One "Court of Dreams"
The goal of this campaign was to develop a creative idea for an ongoing series of films that embodi…
Wizards Homecoming (ウィザーズ里帰り)
The Washington Wizards Japanese digital team was stationed in Japan over the NBA off-season and had…
Your Worst Fears Confirmed: Can Your Plane Crash if You Turn Your Phone Off Airplane Mode?
The goal of the Comedy Central social creative team’s Under the Influencer week featuring YouTuber …
winner
Zendesk 'Stories about helpful people'
As a customer support company, everything Zendesk does — from how they build their customer experie…