IVCA Awards 2010, sponsored by drpgroup - Winners Announced!

And the winners are...

Now in their 29th year, the Awards, sponsored by drpgroup , are the most acclaimed celebration of effective business and public sector communications in video, interactive projects, business television and digital media across Europe.  The glittering ceremony held at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London on 26th March was attended by over 700 commissioners, government representatives, industry colleagues and the media. Gold, Silver and Bronze winners and highly commended were awarded across 32 categories with several production companies taking home more than one gold.

Marco Forgione, IVCA’s Chief Executive commented “The IVCA Awards are an annual celebration of the finest creativity, innovation and expertise that the corporate communications industry has to offer. Once again this year the standard of entries was exceptional and we are delighted that clients across all sectors are continuing to invest in visual communications, recognising the intrinsic worth and commercial acumen that can be gained by such activities. We would like to extend our congratulations to all the Gold, Silver and Bronze winners and those who were Highly Commended for their outstanding work and of course an extra commendation to our Grand Prix winner Mind’s Eye Media for their original and imaginative work with Oil Productions for Channel 4 education.”

Motivational Training

Gold Winner:  Let’s Do Business
Produced by: Take 3 Productions
For:  Post Office Ltd, Member of Royal Mail Group

Silver Winner:  Joint Enterprise
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Metropolitan Police

Bronze Winner:  Not Knowing’s Not Enough
Produced by: Take 3 Productions
For:  Orange

Highly Commended:  Enjoy The Match – School Concert
Produced by: Wilder
For:  The Football League

Highly Commended:  Wayne’s Story
Produced by: Wilder and the COI
For:  Department for Children, Schools and Families

 
Practical Training

Gold Winner:  The Visit
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Royal British Legion

Silver Winner:  Consequences
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)

Bronze Winner:  Face Value
Produced by: Pukka Films
For:  Royal Bank of Scotland

Highly Commended:  Heavy Metal
Produced by: Pukka Films with the COI
For:  The Ministry of Defence

Highly Commended:  RED Video Series
Produced by: 1871 Productions
For:  RSSB

Highly Commended: Solar Panels Sales Training
Produced by: iceni
For:  Everest

Highly Commended:  Swim4Life
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company / 23red with COI
For:  Department of Health

 
Health and Safety

Gold Winner:  What Happened...
Produced by: Radley Yeldar
For:  Network Rail

Silver Winner:  The Workplace – Shona’s Story
Produced by: 1871 Productions
For:  npower

Bronze Winner:  The Jigsaw
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)

 
Charity and Not For Profit

Gold Winner:  World Vision – Dirty Water
Produced by: RSA Films
For:  World Vision / Meteorite

Silver Winner:  Livability – Victoria School – Andy’s Film
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Livability

Bronze Winner:  Faces
Produced by: New Moon
For:  United Nations

Highly Commended:  1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation

Highly Commended:  Don’t Fade Away
Produced by: The Bank
For:  Cancer Research UK

Highly Commended:  Wayne’s Story
Produced by: Wilder and the COI
For:  Department for Children, Schools and Families

 
Education

Gold Winner:  1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation

Silver Winner:  The Jigsaw
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)

Bronze Winner:  Joint Enterprise
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Metropolitan Police

Highly Commended:  Ghost Street
For:  Newcastle City Council and Safe Newcastle
Produced by: Dene Films

 
Recruitment

Gold Winner:  Social Work Case Studies
Produced by: RSA Films with the COI
For:  Children’s Workforce Development Council

Silver Winner:  We Grow Our Own
Produced by: Firehouse
For:  Morrisons

Bronze Winner:  People with Energy
Produced by: Take 3 Productions
For:  BP Exploration

Highly Commended:  About Us, About You – New Pub Landlords Media Pack
Produced by: ST16
For:  Marston’s Pub Company

Highly Commended:  STEM – Charity Engineer
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Department for Children, Schools and Families

 
Induction

Gold Winner:  I am Steria
Produced by: Radley Yeldar
For:  Steria

Silver Winner:  The Visit
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Royal British Legion

Bronze Winner:  Welcome
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Vodafone UK

Highly Commended:  Let’s Do Business
Produced by: Take 3 Productions
For:  Post Office Ltd, Member of the Royal Mail Group

 
Sales of Products and Services

Gold Winner:  Nokia N900 Focus Group Film
Produced by: Jack Morton Worldwide
For:  Nokia

Silver Winner:  Alcatel-Lucent Connected Car
Produced by: Connected Pictures
For:  Alcatel-Lucent

Bronze Winner:  Celia & Chloe – Our Unstoppable Rise to Fame
Produced by: Coast
For:  Johnson & Johnson

 
Corporate Image

Gold Winner:  Following Innovation Where It Leads
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Actelion

Silver Winner:  Treating Customers Like Family
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Scottish and Southern Energy

Bronze Winner:  Alstom: The Inside Track
Produced by: MPS Media
For:  Astom Transport UK

 
Public Relations

Gold Winner:  Faces
Produced by: New Moon
For:  United Nations

Silver Winner:  Swim4Life
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company / 23red with COI
For:  Department of Health

Bronze Winner:  Enjoy The Match - School Concert
Produced by: Wilder
For:  The Football League

Highly Commended:  A Guide to Coroner’s Inquests
Produced by: Crown Business Communications
For:  The Ministry of Defence; Army Training and Recruitment Division

Highly Commended:  Clarks Growing Feet in Safe Hands
Produced by: Plastic Pictures / Redwood
For:  Clarks Shoes

 
Internal Communications

Gold Winner:  The Magic Touch
Produced by: Cheerful Scout
For:  Barclays Capital

Silver Winner:  Data Security
Produced by: A&N Media Marketing Services – Creative Communications
For:  Information Security and Risk, A&N Media

Bronze Winner:  Moment of Truth
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  National Grid

Highly Commended:  Because You Said Something.....
Produced by: Lightshop Films
For:  Surrey Safeguarding Adults Board

Highly Commended:  Making Change Stick
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  PricewaterhouseCoopers

Highly Commended:  Monthly Briefings
Produced by: drpgroup
For:  Sainsbury’s

 
B2C Promotion and Information

Gold Winner:  Faces
Produced by: New Moon
For:  United Nations

Silver Winner:  World Vision – Dirty Water
Produced by: RSA Films
For:  World Vision / Meteorite

Bronze Winner:  Tosa Mibeko
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Highly Commended:  Real Stories
Produced by: The Bank
For:  Cancer Research UK

Highly Commended: Payments for Parents
Produced by: Cheerful Scout production with COI
For:  HM Revenue & Customs

 
Internal Digital Media

Gold Winner:  Employee Volunteering 2009
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Telefónica O2

Silver Winner:  Performance in Perspective Q3 2009
Produced by: World Television
For:  BP

Bronze Winner:  The Workplace – Shona’s Story
Produced by: 1871 Productions
For:  npower

 
External Interactive Media

Gold Winner:  Astra Vauxhall Interactive Trailer
Produced by: Squarezero
For:  TRO for Vauxhall UK

Silver Winner:  Met Film School Website
Produced by: Glow Labs
For:  Met Film School

Bronze Winner:  15andCounting
Produced by: Large Blue
For:  International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)

Highly Commended:  Multitaskers
Produced by: RSA Films
For:  EHS Brann for Peugeot

Highly Commended: Topshop – Style Advisor
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Topshop

 
e-Learning

Gold Winner:  Nationwide Education
Produced by: dbda
For:  Nationwide Building Society

Silver Winner:  CBE Learning
Produced by: EdComs
For:  Wates

Bronze Winner:  Personal Accident Investigation
Produced by: RHG Consult
For:  Highways Agency Traffic Learning Centre

Highly Commended:  Fortunity (My Money)
Produced by: EdComs
For:  pfeg and DCSF

Highly Commended:  Operation Numerika on Nintendo DS
Produced by: Epic
For:  British Army

 
Experiential Digital Events

Gold Winner:  Becoming one Aviva
Produced by: Aviva
For:  Aviva

Silver Winner:  The Launch of Statoil 2009
Produced by: Jack Morton Worldwide
For:  Statoil

Bronze Winner:  The Audi Streamliner
Produced by: Twofour
For:  Audi

Highly Commended:  C&binet Forum
Produced by: Acclaim
For:  Department for Culture, Media and Sport

 
Web TV and Asset Management

Gold Winner:  eCancermedicalscience.com
Produced by: Brandcast Media
For:  Cancer Intelligence

Silver Winner:  Celia & Chloe – Our Unstoppable Rise to Fame
Produced by: Coast
For:  Johnson & Johnson

Bronze Winner:  Green TV
Produced by: Large Blue
For:  Green TV

Highly Commended:  CWU TV Episode 3 Keep The Post Public
Produced by: Flawless Media
For:  Communication Workers Union

Highly Commended:  Teenage Kicks Campaign
Produced by: The Rocket Science Group
For:  NHS Leicester City

 
Web 2.0

Gold Winner:  Routes
Produced by: Mind’s Eye Media
For:  Oil productions for Channel 4 education

Silver Winner:  Teenage Kicks Viral
Produced by: The Rocket Science Group
For:  NHS Leicester City

Bronze Winner:  Inside Cop15
Produced by: Large Blue
For:  WWF International

Highly Commended:  Accessible Media Player
Produced by: Nomensa
For:  Nomensa

Highly Commended:  Aviva World
Produced by: Aviva
For:  Aviva

 
Best Animation, Graphics and Special Effects

Gold Winner:  Innovator/09 Film – What does an Innovator actually do?
Produced by: PECO Motion
For:  MezzoFilms on behalf of Yorkshire Forward
Craftsperson: Matthew Simpson

Silver Winner:  Investec World
Produced by: RSA Films
For:  Gravity / Investec
Craftsperson: Hi-Sim

Bronze Winner:  New Lines
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Network Rail
Craftsperson: Pretzel Films / Darkside Animation

Highly Commended:  Following Innovation Where It Leads
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Actelion
Craftsperson: Ben Adams

 
Best Direction

Gold Winner:  The Jigsaw
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)
Craftsperson: Nick Straker

Silver Winner:  M&S Plastic Bag (Short version)
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Marks and Spencer
Craftsperson: Jake Dypka

Bronze Winner:  It’s Everyone’s Business
Produced by: New Moon
For:  UK Trade and Investment
Craftsperson: Daryl Goodrich

Highly Commended:  .TEL The New Way to Communicate
Produced by: The Rocket Science Group
For:  Telnic
Craftsperson: Victoria Pile

Highly Commended:  Missing Out
Produced by: Knifedge The Creative Network
For:  Action for Prisoners’ Families
Craftsperson: Tom Hadley

Highly Commended:  The Domino Effect
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI)
Craftsperson: Nick Straker

 
Best Editing

Gold Winner:  Stressed
Produced by: Grosvenor TV
For:  Royal Air Force
Craftsperson: Man Chong Li

Silver Winner:  Livability – Victoria School – Andy’s Film
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Livability
Craftsperson: James Lawes

Bronze Winner:  We Are The People We’ve Been Waiting For
Produced by: New Moon
For:  Edge Foundation
Craftsperson: Chris Barwell

Highly Commended:  It’s Everyone’s Business
Produced by: New Moon
For:  UK Trade and Investment
Craftsperson: Chris Barwell

 
Best Original Music and Sound Design

Gold Winner:  It’s Everyone’s Business
Produced by: New Moon
For:  UK Trade and Investment
Craftsperson: Guy Dagul

Silver Winner:  1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation
Craftsperson: Robert Hartshorne

Bronze Winner:  Ghost Street
Produced by: Dene Films
For:  Newcastle City Council and Safe Newcastle
Craftsperson: Peter Groom / Mudshark

 
Best Use of Music

Gold Winner:  Celia & Chloe – Our Unstoppable Rise to Fame
Produced by: Coast
For:  Johnson & Johnson
Craftsperson: Various

Silver Winner:  Payments for Parents
Produced by: Cheerful Scout production with COI
For:  HM Revenue & Customs
Craftsperson: Simon Tubbs / Peter Litten

Bronze Winner:  Because You Said Something.....
Produced by: Lightshop Films
For:  Surrey Safeguarding Adults Board
Craftsperson: James Morrison

Highly Commended:  Expect Amazing
Produced by: New Moon
For:  Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup Bid
Craftsperson: V V Brown

 
Best Script

Gold Winner:  The Power You Need
Produced by: Channel M Commercial Production
For:  UK Batteries
Craftsperson: Danny Brainin & Matt Barraclough

Silver Winner:  Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
Produced by: Grosvenor TV
For:  Army
Craftsperson: Miles Furnell / Anne Wilson

Bronze Winner:  Ghost Street
Produced by: Dene Films
For:  Newcastle City Council and Safe Newcastle
Craftsperson: Chris Chapman
 
 
Best Photography

Gold Winner:  1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation
Craftsperson: Robin Fox

Silver Winner:  Following Innovation Where It Leads
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Actelion
Craftsperson: Stuart Luck

Bronze Winner:  Cargill – Building Trust
Produced by: Connected Pictures
For:  TBWA / Cargill
Craftsperson: David Betteridge

Highly Commended:  Success is in the detail
Produced by: Cheerful Scout
For:  Deloitte
Craftsperson: Stuart Luck

Highly Commended:  Stressed
Produced by: Grosvenor TV
For:  Royal Air Force
Craftsperson: Robert Jones

 
Best Drama

Gold Winner:  Missing Out
Produced by: Knifedge The Creative Network
For:  Action for Prisoners’ Families

Silver Winner:  1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets
Produced by: The Edge Picture Company
For:  Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation

Bronze Winner:  What Happened...
Produced by: Radley Yeldar
For:  Network Rail

Highly Commended:  Face Value
Produced by: Pukka Films
For:  Royal Bank of Scotland

Highly Commended:  The Jigsaw
Produced by: Straker Films
For:  Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)

 
Best Documentary

Gold Winner:  June 6th
Produced by: Lonelyleap
For:  The Royal British Legion

Silver Winner:  Joint Enterprise
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Metropolitan Police

Bronze Winner:  West Coast Mainline 2009
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  Network Rail

Highly Commended:  IET Faraday – Urban Evolution
Produced by: Radley Yeldar
For:  The Institution of Engineering and Technology

Highly Commended:  RAC - Stories
Produced by: Pretzel Films
For:  The RAC

 
UK Event of the Year

Gold Winner:  The Army - Start Thinking Soldier Campaign
Produced by: Jack Morton Worldwide
For:  The COI on behalf of The Army

Silver Winner:  BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2008
Produced by: Imagination
For:  BBC

Bronze Winner:  Sainsbury’s Our Conference ‘09
Produced by: drpgroup
For:  Sainsbury’s

Highly Commended:  Eminem’s Relapse Rehab Experience
Produced by: Blazinstar Experiential
For:  MediaCom UK / Polydor Records

Highly Commended: Parent Know How Launch and Showcase Event
For:  Department for Children, Schools and Families
Produced by: Crown Business Communications

 
International Event of the Year

Gold Winner:  Wella International Trend Vision Award 2008
Produced by: Jack Morton Worldwide
For:  Procter and Gamble

Silver Winner:  Tokio Hotel Virtual Tour & Media Markt
Produced by: Musion Systems and Holicom
For:  Universal Music & Media Markt

Bronze Winner:  Thomas Cook Inspiration Conference
Produced by: drpgroup
For:  Thomas Cook

 
Best Industry Newcomer

Winner: Glyn Williams
Nominated by: Bruce Dunlop Associates


Highly Commended: James Lawes
Nominated by: Pretzel Films

Highly Commended: Jane Lyons
Nominated by: Liam Lyons Ltd

Highly Commended: Jack Weatherley
Nominated by: IMG
 
Laurus Award

Gold Winner:  World Vision - Dirty Water
Produced by: RSA Films
For:  World Vision / Meteorite

Silver Winner:  Data Security
Produced by: A&N Media Marketing Services – Creative Communications
For:  Information Security and Risk, A&N Media

Bronze Winner:  B Heroes
Produced by: TDF Films
For:  B Never Too Busy to be Beautiful

Highly Commended:  Ghost Street
Produced by: Dene Films
For:  Newcastle City Coucil and Safe Newcastle

Highly Commended:  STEM – Snowboard Designer
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Department for Children, Schools and Families

 
Industry Award for Effectiveness

Gold Winner:  Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
For:  Ministry of Defence
Produced by: Grosvenor TV

Silver Winner:  Tosa Mibeko
Produced by: Central Office of Information
For:  Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Bronze Winner:  Monthly Briefings
Produced by: drpgroup
For:  Sainsbury’s

Highly Commended:  Becoming One Aviva
Produced by: CTN Communications
For:  Aviva

Highly Commended:  Cashing in with Parboiled Rice
Produced by: Countrywise Communication
For:  Africa Rice Center

Highly Commended:  Release The Power
Produced by: The Bank
For:  Reach Out To Asia

Highly Commended:  Speed Dating
Produced by: ST16
For:  Road Safety for North West

 
Grand Prix Award

Winner:  Routes
Produced by: Mind’s Eye Media
For:  Oil productions for Channel 4 education