Charlie Brooker takes a Swipe at a TV News Pkg

January 28, 2010 kicker, lead


I’ve only caught it a few times on YouTube, but I’m a big fan of Charlie Brooker‘s BBC 4 show Newswipe. It’s a funny and biting look at the way TV news is delivered. Think of it as Jon Stewart and Frontline working together to do a documentary about the news biz – with a British accent.

jeremycohn on the FORUM, has stumbled upon this brilliant explanation of how to assemble a news package.

Maybe we need to spice it up a bit…

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