FROM CREATIVITY: Top Directors and Cannes Predictions

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ON THE COVER: Spike Jonze
Spike Jonze, photographed on the set of a forthcoming Miller Lite campaign, graces the cover of the June issue of Creativity, which hits mailrooms this week. Inside, you'll find our annual Directors Report, which lists our picks for the 25 commercials directors that are currently at the top of the ad game. The report also includes profiles of Jonze, Tarsem, Jonathan Glazer and Asian superstar Suthon Petchsuwan, as well as a roundtable discussion with directors Peter Care, Nicolai Fuglsig, David Gordon Green, David Kellogg, Zach Math, Haxan's Mike Monello, Rocky Morton, John O'Hagan, Joe Public, David Shane, Baker Smith, Charles Stone III and Rene Villar-Rios. (AdCritic subscribers can see our Top 25, and their work, online.)

ALSO IN THE ISSUE: JWT worldwide CCO Craig Davis looks at what's wrong with awards shows; Mark Wnek takes the reins at Lowe/N.Y.; Trevor Beattie starts over; Kirshenbaum Bond's Rob Feakins and Taxi's Zak Mroueh rate recent ads for VW, Barclays, Volvo and Stanley'; Clorox CMO Derek Gordon heads to Cannes; and Baker Smith presents a beginner's guide to Tuvan throat singing. PLUS: AICE winners discuss their work; the best in recent broadcast design; designers brand the brothers Weinstein; J. Ralph makes music for Nike; and Charlex cuts out the competition. AND: With the International Advertising Festival in Cannes just days away, we offer some predictions. Subscribers can read our Cannes picks, view 50 top TV contenders and follow our full coverage of next week's festival at

And, as always, the latest and greatest advertising and design work from across the country and the world. Also, it's never been easier for Creativity and AdCritic subscribers to view work they read about in the magazine online. Just visit our monthly Creativity gallery, where we've grouped broadcast and print work to correspond to the sections of the magazine. To subscribe to Creativity and for one price, click here for a special offer.

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