The Public Information Films That Scared Seventies Children for Life

“Public information films – or PIFs to the aficionado – still exist today. We have seen them recently with regards to Covid; government advice on washing our hands, wearing masks and being careful of hugging our friends.

But next to the PIFs of the heyday of the genre, these touchy-feely, nicey-nicey televised messages are like comparing the Teletubbies with the Texas Chainsaw Massacre.”

 

 

Source: The Independent
Published: Aug 27, 2021
Length: 13 minutes (3,424 words)
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