Robert Sawatzky
Dec 10, 2018

2019 Cannes jury presidents list is tone deaf to global diversity calls

24 of 27 upcoming Cannes jury presidents this year now work in the US or UK.

Cannes Lions appears to be continuing on with its unfortunate tradition of over-representing the US and UK in its juries and under-representing the rest of the world.

The global’ creativity festival published its list of jury presidents late Friday after the weekend had begun here in Asia, and the list is not friendly to this regionor many others for that matter see below.

In fact, of the 27 new jury...

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