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Special Project

Special Project

From the 15th Annual Shorty Awards Video Ad

This award honors an effective and creative video ad or series of video ads. More than a video posted to social media, video ads are tailored to each social platform and are supported with paid placements to achieve specific results.

See previous winners and honorees here.


silver honor
Aspercreme - Asperqueens
Aspercreme is a topical pain relief brand that’s iconic among Boomers, but has long failed to make …
California Water Service: Save Water Today
It is a well-known fact that California is enduring a longtime drought and water supply challenges,…
Forever Determined
The main objective was to build brand equity during a time when vehicle inventory was low and Honda…
Gimme Beanie - Beanie Street Boos
Before our effort began, Ty was famous for their Beanie Babies, the popular '90s plush toys. They h…
I Got Love :30
We needed to create a statewide campaign to increase early childhood enrollment with an Illinois Ca…
Insurrection Index
Persistent and unyielding in our commitment to a just multiracial democracy, Public Wise, fights to…
Julie Film
The short film was directed by Laura Marciano, whose work for brands like Maison Kitsuné and YSL Be…
bronze honor
audience honor
Legal Needs Are in Your Future
While ARAG is one of the largest providers of legal insurance – in 19 countries with 25 million peo…
S&P Global: “Seek & Prosper” Brand Launch
Since 1860, S&P Global’s legacy has been built on providing the Essential Intelligence needed for i…
The Luxury Collection – Itineraries
With over 120 hotels around the world, The Luxury Collection offers a gateway to the world’s most e…
gold honor
Traffic Stop
Native’s 2022 Naughty & Nice holiday product lineup featured scents like sugar cookie, eggnog, coal…
Wolf Like Me - Genre Targeting Trailers
Wolf Like Me's “Wolf For Me - Genre Targeting”​ Playing into the genre-bending nature of the sho…
eos: Smoothness When You Need it Most
eos was coming off an incredibly successful year in 2021. The goal of presenting a more relatable a…