Watch: Here are some ads featured at the 2016 British Arrows Awards

Here's a taste of the best of British ads at this year's British Arrows Award screenings in Minneapolis.
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It's become a tradition that every holiday season thousands of people enjoy the best that British advertising has to offer in Minneapolis, of all places.

The Walker Arts Center on Monday announced the return of the British Arrow Awards to the museum this December, with multiple screenings between Dec. 2 and Dec. 30.

This year's a bit special because it marks 40 years of British Arrows Awards in the U.K. and 30 years of screenings at the Walker.

This year's 71-minute long selection promises an "eclectic mix of riveting mini-dramas, outrageous wit, and awe-inspiring innovation," the Walker said in a news release, and there will be bonus footage from top British commercials from the past 40 years.

And to get you in the holiday spirit there will be the customary selection of Christmas ads from across the Atlantic, including this pearl from Sainsbury's for Christmas 2015.

This one from department store Harvey Nichols is also brilliant, using surveillance footage of genuine shoplifters to market its "Rewards App" with the tagline: "Love freebies? Get them legally."

Here's a few of the other adverts making the cut this year, (check out a hilarious Jeff Goldblum in the Curry's PC World ad):

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