Award Winners

First Boards Awards organized by Boards Magazine

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  • Toronto, Ontario, M5V 1R9, Canada
  • Phone: 877 BOARDS1
  • Award Type: Creative Award
Under the auspices of Boards magazine, the First Boards Directors Award recognizes the best new, dynamic television commercial directors in the United States. Entrants come from all over the world and are represented by a known commercial production company, and may enter up to 3 reels of work broadcast during the previous calendar year.

Judges evaluate storytelling and communication, the director's potential, visual style and the overall impact of the entry.
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First Boards 2001


  • THE WINNERS
Runner Up: Joe Nussbaum
Title:Recall
Brand:Alperts
Agency: Nail Communications
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Joe Nussbaum
Title:Copier
Brand:Crain's
Agency: Blue Elephant
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Rupert Sanders
Title:Fans
Brand:Nike
Agency: Wieden + Kennedy
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Rupert Sanders
Title:Christy
Brand:Anti-Smoking PSA
Agency: Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Peter Thwaites
Title:Guard Dog, Not
Brand:Lloyds Bank
Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Peter Thwaites
Title:Carwash
Brand:Lexus
Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi EMEA
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Arman Martin
Title:No More Scissors
Brand:Scotch
Agency: Grey Group New York
Category:
  • Animators