Indian agencies earned a total of 17 shortlists as the organisers of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity announced shortlists across four categories.
DDB Mudra's 'EatQual' for McDonald's earned two shortlists in this category.
Five Indian agencies got nine shortlists in this category.
Dentsu Webchutney's shortlists come for Trigger Happy Entertainment's 'The World's Most Reported Trailer' and Vice Media's 'The 8 Bit Journo'.
Mindshare's '#StopTheBeautyTest' for Dove has two shortlists.
Ogilvy's #NotJustACadburyAd' for Mondelez also has two shortlists.
VML&R Commerce has also earned two shortlists for Lifebuoy's Hackwashing.
Lowe Lintas India got one shortlist in the category for Lifebuoy's 'H for Handwashing'.
FCB Interface has three shortlists in this category for Mumbai Police's 'The Punishing Signal'.
VMLY&R Commerce's 'Hackwashing' for Lifebuoy has also earned a shortlist in this category.
Print and Publishing Lions
FCB Ulka's 'Out and Proud Classifieds' for The Times of India earned two shortlists in the category.
Updated at 19:00 hours on 20 June.