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CDF's best ads for January 2003

The best ads that appeared in January, as voted by the Creative Directors Forum.

Comments by Sandy de Witt (Chairperson) for January 2003 judging:

"Some quality work coming through ahead of Loeries, with an Aids Day theme this month. Print strong, with TV and Radio a little disappointing."

Herewith the results of the judging of the January 2003 entries. Congratulations to all concerned.


1.Independent Newspapers/Cape Times "Classified" (55,2) – Lowe Bull Calvert Pace
1.Cape Argus-Classified Section/Editorial-Campaign "Reckless/Exhaustion/
Movie Mayhem/Slimmer of the Year (54,0) - King James
2.Exclusive Books/Terrorism "Twin Towers" (52,0) – Harrison Human Bates


1.Harley Davidson/Bicycles "Bicycles" (56,0) – Harrison Human Bates
2.Unilver/Melrose "Rug" (54,3) – Herdbouys McCann Erickson
3.SC Johnson/Raid "Porsche" (53,0) – FCB Johannesburg


1.SAA "Golf" (52,0) – Herdbouys McCann Erickson
2.ICC/Cricket World Cup "India/Holland/Australia/England" (50,0) – TBWA Hunt Lascaris
3.Cotlands/Aids Awareness "Ribbon" (48,0) – Lowe Bull Calvert Pace (Gtng)


1.Dulux/Paint " Part" (51,0) – Lowe Bull Calvert Pace
2.MTV Campaign "Hidden Camera/Trolley Riding/Waking from Perm Sleep" (49,0) – The Jupiter Drawing Room (South Africa)
3.Dulux/Paint "Jump" (48,3) – Lowe Bull Calvert Pace


1.True Love Magazine/Feb Issue 2003 "Mr Right" (52,0) – FCB Johannesburg
2.Independent Newspapers Cape/Cape Argus: Live Classified Campaign "Appeal/Special/Floozy" (46,0) – KingJames
2. True Love Magazine/Feb 2003 Issue "Gefilte" (46,0)
3.Vodacom/ Directory Enquiries "Feedback" (44,1) – FCB Johannesburg

The judging panel for January 2003 comprised of :

Sandy de Witt (Chair): TBWA Hunt Lascaris
Alan Irving: Grey Advertising
Sam Matutoana: O&MRST-M
Ivan Pols: Harrison Human Bates
David Selikow: Net#Work BBDO
Rob McLennan: Lowe Bull Calvert Pace
Meirion Griffith: The Agency
Mike Ellman Brown: Herdbouys McCann Erickson
Brett Morris: FCB Johannesburg

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