Award Winners

First Boards Awards organized by Boards Magazine

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  • 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 2002


  • THE WINNERS
Runner Up: Marcos Siega
Title:Pitch From Above
Brand:IFC
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Brandon Dickerson
Title:Low Rider
Brand:San Francisco Jazz Festival
Agency: Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners
Category:
  • Director
Runner Up: David Kelley
Title:Motion / Chick Walker
Brand:Steve Madden
Agency: Hampel Stefanides, Inc.
Category:
  • Animators
Runner Up: Lucas Spaulding
Title:Great Idea
Brand:FedEx
Agency: BBDO New York
Category:
  • Editors
Runner Up: David Kelley
Title:Airtrain
Brand:Newark Airtrain
Category:
  • Animators
Runner Up: Hitesh Patel
Title:Cracking
Brand:Carling
Agency: Leith London (now Farm)
Category:
  • Animators
Runner Up: Hitesh Patel
Title:Foosball
Brand:Pepsi
Agency: BBDO New York
Category:
  • Animators
Runner Up: Hitesh Patel
Title:Tomb Raider
Brand:Pepsi
Agency: BBDO New York
Category:
  • Animators
Runner Up: Lucas Spaulding
Title:Neighbors
Brand:NYSC
Category:
  • Editors
Runner Up: Chris Immel
Title:Vending Machine
Brand:Pepsi
Category:
  • Directors
  • Editors
Runner Up: Chris Immel
Title:Strings
Brand:Men's Anti-Violence Network
Agency: Cramer-Krasselt/Phoenix
Category:
  • Editors
Runner Up: Erik Van Wyk
Title:Lotion
Brand:Standard Corporate & Merchant Bank
Agency: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris Johannesburg
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Erik Van Wyk
Title:Wedding
Brand:Standard Corporate & Merchant Bank
Agency: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris Johannesburg
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Erik Van Wyk
Title:Barber
Brand:Virgin Atlantic
Agency: Network BBDO
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Brandon Dickerson
Title:Traffic Training
Brand:Aprilia
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Brandon Dickerson
Title:Studio
Brand:Magnum
Agency: Lowe Pirella Fronzoni
Category:
  • Directors
Runner Up: Patrick Sherman
Title:Therapy
Brand:Army Men
Agency: Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners
Category:
  • Directors