So once again, the Loeries is upon us. I’m not talking about a flock of birds indigenous to Knysna, but rather the advertising awards festival where thousands of people await their fate. The awards ceremony this year will take place on Saturday the 22nd of September and Sunday the 23rd (also September).  So far, Lowe Cape Town have picked up 9 finalists, technically 10 for the following pieces of work:

Newspaper advertising

Cape Town Fish Market – Fisherman 1
Cape Town Fish Market – Fisherman 2
OMO – Bones
OMO – Rocket
OMO – Apple

Radio communication

GPS-creative – Ozzy
GPS-creative – Pastor

TV, Film & Video communication

Organ Donor Foundation – Leila
Industry for Responsible Alcohol Use – Breakfast


Hansa Pilsener – Hide the Hop (in collaboration with GSDH)

The categories awarded each night will be:

Saturday, 22 September 2012

  • Communication Design
  • Direct & PR Communication
  • Internet, Mobile & Interactive Communication
  • Outdoor, Street-Pole & Collateral Media
  • Print Communication
  • Student

Sunday, 23 September 2012

  • Integrated Campaigns
  • Live Events, Activations & Sponsorship
  • Media Innovation
  • Radio Communication
  • Rest of Africa & the Middle East
  • TV, Film & Video Communication
  • Ubuntu Award

For all the finalists, click here.

Good luck to everyone involved!