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 14th Annual Shorty Awards 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

#ScienceWorks
Just when science is needed most, it has come under attack. The pandemic showed the world that when…
#SpreadJoy
Every year, we create an online holiday video to showcase our unique workplace culture (and values …
All In - LA Chargers
For Head Coach Brandon Staley’s first season at the helm of the Los Angeles Chargers, the goal of “…
winner
Ancient Recipes with Sohla
The History Channel wanted to develop its first hosted digital original aimed at accomplishing a fe…
finalist
bronze honor
Ancient Workouts with Omar
The overall goal was to continue creating series that appealed to a younger & more diverse audience…
Animalogic
Educate, inspire, entertain. With over 300 million video views across YouTube, Snapchat Discover an…
Breaking Bread: A conversation on race in America
The mission of Heal America is to provide a path forward around issues of race through healing, red…
CMT's Campfire Sessions
In this series, CMT Digital brings country artists around a campfire as they share acoustic perform…
Cat Trial 11: Hot Wheels
Cat Trial 11: Hot Wheels® highlights the power of play in STEM (science, technology, math, engineer…
Creating a Healthier Asia
The Asia-Pacific region rallied together with the World Health Organisation (WHO) to eradicate hepa…
Descoloniza
Descoloniza is a short-doc series produced by AJ+ Español – Al Jazeera’s digital channel for Spanis…
Disney+ Voices
Disney+ Voices is a YouTube series that provides a platform for an open, engaging conversation betw…
finalist
Drive2Extremes
In 2020, Porsche shifted its focus to a new strategic target group, the content hungry 'Driven Yout…
Falling In Love Again
As part of its 110th Anniversary year efforts and celebrating the launch of its 110th Anniversary C…
finalist
Field Trip, The North Face x Public Lands.
In the fall of 2021, a new retail destination, Public Lands, opened its first two stores in Ohio an…
For The Love Of Buffalo
Buffalo, New York, is a city founded on innovation and entrepreneurship. From the birthplace of ele…
From Citizen to Refugee: How the Taliban's Return Has Changed Life in Afghanistan
Last August, the world watched as Afghanistan was captured by the Taliban during a lightning-fast m…
From Injured Soldier to Sporting Glory
With the objective of raising awareness about the incredible mental and physical healing power of s…
Future of Work: The Next Generation
Young workers, new to their jobs and careers, are facing a working landscape that is much different…
Goodness From Grit
SIMI is an ultra-premium wine brand (industry talk for, “we fancy”) in a category where people are …
HBO Max: See Us
The primary objectives for this marketing effort were to identify and execute opportunities for HBO…
HP Wolf Security
Hollywood Homecoming: House Party
"Hollywood Homecoming" is a reunion series that brings together the cast and filmmakers of iconic B…
How Wealth Inequality Spiraled Out of Control
Wealth inequality is eating this country alive. Elon Musk's wealth, for example, has surpassed $200…
I Gotta Story to Tell – TRT World
I Gotta Story To Tell is a digital series built from the ground up by a young generation of produce…
KitchenAid Presents Design Minded
We were tasked to create content that established KitchenAid major's design perspective. The object…
LENOVO LATE NIGHT IT
Background: A whopping 90% of IT decision makers struggle to find engaging IT content that can h…
Making Ryanair First Class
The Points Guy UK YouTube channel is designed with the goal of entertaining, educating, and inspiri…
Mamaearth : Beautiful Indeed
Goodness lies at the core of Mamaearth’s products, process and perspective. We wanted to extend thi…
Meet The Logo Legends: Brooklyn Trans Liberation
Every year during Pride Month, Logo honors a collection of LGBTQ trailblazers who are blazing a pat…
Not Just Britney: Conservatorships and Disability Rights
On June 23, 2021, the world listened in shock and horror as Britney Spears broke her silence and te…
audience honor
Project Courage
Our client challenged us to think up an idea more powerful than a charity donation. Our answer, Pro…
Quest For Craft
Awareness remains very low for the brand. The Balvenie’s prompted awareness is only at 25% which tr…
Rockettes “The Road to Spectacular” Series
After an unprecedented year resulting in the cancellation of the 2020 Christmas Spectacular, the Ro…
Scandal On The Court
Brooks Brothers x FILA was a special-edition collaboration that fused Brooks Brothers' authentic Am…
Sean Bankhead on His Creative Choreography & Working w/ Cardi B & Normani
“The Method” is a digital, interview-style documentary series that highlights individual members of…
Start Here
In the vast, fast-paced world of international news, having a trusted source to explain the big sto…
finalist
bronze honor
TSM FTX Partnership Announcement
When TSM FTX CEO, Andy Dinh, met with FTX CEO, Sam Bankman-Fried, the conversation initially stemme…
Temple Beauty Supply
A year in the making following the devastating effects of the pandemic on local businesses nationwi…
finalist
The #FreemanEra
Pete Thamel’s tweet reporting the departure of Notre Dame Football head coach Brian Kelly – the win…
finalist
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Jordan Klepper Fingers the Pulse
When Jordan Klepper heads to a Trump rally, he uses his razor sharp wit and incisive commentary to …
finalist
The Sheriff Returns: Peyton Manning, A Madden Ratings Adjustor Story
What’s left to accomplish when you’re one of the greatest quarterbacks to ever play the game? Multi…
Tom Holland and Zendaya Answer Fan Questions | Extended Interview
IMDb talks to your favorite movie and TV stars and asks them your burning questions sourced from ou…
What is Carried Interest? - Zane Venture Fund
In 2021, the Carried Interest Fairness Act was introduced in the U.S. Congress. It threatened to ra…
What's Up, Disney+
Go behind-the-scenes on all your favorite Disney+ movies and series with hosts Andre Meadows and Je…
Whistle's 'Put You On'
Whistle’s newest series, Put You On, was created to highlight athlete personalities and the city in…
Who was Malcolm X?
Preacher, revolutionary. #MalcolmX lived and died for Black liberation. TRT World’s video captures …
World’s Best Business Class - Qatar Airways Qsuite vs Economy
The Points Guy UK YouTube channel is designed with the goal of entertaining, educating, and inspiri…
gOD-Talk: A Black Millennials and Faith Special Edition Dinner Conversation--Dallas, TX
According to the 2020 Religious Landscape Survey by the Pew Research Center, American millennials—p…
‘How to Survive’
Whether it’s an earthquake, pandemic or shark attack, ‘How To Survive’ explains and explores how to…