We are so honored to announce that our comedy sketch with Funny Or Die on the Sikh turban has been nominated for FIVE Shorty Awards. The Shorty Awards honor the best content and content creators on social media.
We are finalist amongst some amazing brands such as Adidas, Dove, HP, Microsoft, the Onion, the entire government of Canada, Comedy Central, Planned Parenthood, and AJ+.
Specifically we were nominated for:
The video has been nominated for a Streamy, the highest honor in online video and has garnered over 1,000,000 views across all social media platforms and 3,000,000 impressions. The majority of people who shared (and are still sharing) the video and expressed a positive response were under 35 years old In addition, the video was shared by famous corporations and many civil rights organizations and political entities such as Ben & Jerry’s, the Anti-Defamation League, Women’s March, the House Democratic Caucus, Rock the Vote, and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, the highest ranking Sikh public official.
Check out our video with Funny or Die, Let’s Talk About Turbans (GASP!), below:
Sikh Campaign Team