2013 BESSIE AWARDS “IT’S GOOD TO BE GOLDEN”
This year was the 50th anniversary of the Television Bureau of Canada’s annual awards show – The Bessies and the theme; “It’s Good To Be Golden.”
Mick Griffin took home Gold or rather, a Gold Jacket for The Heart & Stroke Foundation spot, “The Last Ten” for agency Lowe Roche and creatives – Sean, JP, Simon and producer Sandy Cole. Directed by The Dempseys for OPC/Family Style.
Mick was also recognized as a Finalist in the Editing Craft Category for the “The Last Ten” spot and Rooster Editor Marc Langley’s editing skills got the nod for DDB’s Manulife spot “Working Kids”.
Mick edited the Newfoundland & Labrador Tourism commercial, “Most Easterly Point” for agency Target and Director Alar Kivilo. The spot took another gold jacket in the Craft Awards for Colour – Colourist was Eric Whipp at Alter Ego.
In the campaign category Agency Red Urban’s efforts for Volkswagen where singled out with two campaigns as finalists, the first for “Butcher” & “Horse”, and the second for “Cabin” & “Rear Seats”, both edited by Paul Jutras.
Congratulations to all the Gold Jacket Winners!
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