27 June 2016
Blink's directors took home an impressive collection of awards at Cannes Lions 2016.
Blinkink's Layzell Bros won the Grand Prix for Film for their Harvey Nichols 'Shoplifters' ad, while Dougal Wilson's John Lewis 'Monty's Christmas' won the Grand Prix for Creative Effectiveness.
Dougal Wilson also picked up a Gold in Film and two Bronzes in Film Craft for Direction and Casting (John Lewis 'Tiny Dancer').
Nick Ball walked away with a Gold and Silver in Film and 4 further Silvers and a Bronze (Geico), Benji Weinstein won the Titanium Grand Prix (REI) and Tim Bullock won a Titanium Lion (Heineken).
With several nominations for Philippe Tempelman and Bjoern Ruehmann as well, it's been a great year for the Blink family.
We’re an award-winning British commercial and music video production company based in London.
Bob Lawrie and James Studholme set up shop in 1985 with the vision of creating an animation studio with an unconventional approach. Since then, we’ve evolved into a live-action production company with animation, design and film craft sewn into our DNA.
Over the years we’ve gained a reputation for discovering and fostering new creative talent, and proudly launched the careers of many acclaimed directors. We’ve worked hard to become one of the most respected names in commercial production, consistently producing innovative, beautifully crafted and intelligent work.