Pamela Espeland In the last American TV commercial we saw, a woman was in a shopping aisle, having a conversation with a box of probiotics. “My friend told me about you!” she exclaimed, just before our thumb found the fast-forward button.Thanks to the Walker, we have the British Arrows Awards. People talk about the Super Bowl spots like they’re the Holy Grail of advertising, but some (most?) of the best commercials we’ve seen have British accents. The Arrows are the UK’s Clios, awards given for the best ideas, craftsmanship and commercials of the year. For 31 years straight, the Walker has screened a reel of the winners over the holidays.Maybe it’s the times we’re in, but this year’s reel seems especially good. As always, the ads...
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British Arrows: This year's ads seem especially good