Cannes day one: ten things you might have missed on Sunday

Campaign and its sister brands are covering Cannes Lions 2014 in our live 24-hour blog, bringing you everything you need to know about the festival. Here are ten things you may have missed on the first day.

Sir Patrick Stewart: actor stars in Twitter’s Cannes Lions seminar on live stroytelling
Sir Patrick Stewart: actor stars in Twitter’s Cannes Lions seminar on live stroytelling

1) David Hasselhoff in a social media experiment.

2) Five tips for tweeting from Cannes Lions.

3) The first "dronie" taken at Cannes (the dronie is the new selfie).

4) Patrick Stewart talking to Twitter about live storytelling…

5) …and his love of Ian McKellen

6) The epic Cannes 2014 trailer, featuring fire, spears and a gorilla.

7) Martin Sorrell telling us how Cannes has changed over the years.

8) John Hegarty’s must-see Cannes seminars.

9) The letter to the Cannes press jury arguing that press is not dead.

10) What percentage of the world’s population are actually at Cannes.

Become a member of Campaign from just £45 a quarter

Get the very latest news and insight from Campaign with unrestricted access to campaignlive.co.uk ,plus get exclusive discounts to Campaign events

Become a member

Looking for a new job?

Get the latest creative jobs in advertising, media, marketing and digital delivered directly to your inbox each day.

Create an Alert Now

Partner content

Share

1 Why creative people have lost their way

What better way to kick off Campaign's relaunch than with another think piece on the current failings of our industry, written by an embittered, pretentious creative who misses "the way things used to be"...

Share

1 Job description: Digital marketing executive

Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).