How to Vote at a General Election (film #34 on National Archives). [Category: Public Service]

Dry British PSA from the 70s telling people how to vote. There’s something about the starkness and Britishness of this that appeals to me, though. Perhaps it’s because it’s so calm and unemotional, unlike the stridency found in most elections.

Ratings: Camp/Humor Value: **. Weirdness: ***. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ***.

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