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Panorama investigates the Swiss spaghetti harvest of 1957

Panorama investigates the Swiss spaghetti harvest of 1957

BBC spoof documentary (aired April 1, 1957) is thought to be the first time TV was used to stage an April Fools hoax

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Guest: Tom (3521 days ago)
Wow did they use CGI to put the strands on the tree?
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Wow did they use CGI to put the strands on the tree?
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Guest: Oni (3155 days ago)
Latest comment: This was a great hoak back then when britain only had the small tv's all belived the April fools that the BBC put out on air that night.
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Latest comment: This was a great hoak back then when britain only had the small tv's all belived the April fools that the BBC put out on air that night.
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Guest: jimmy (3512 days ago)
cgi in 1957? i think not, dearest.
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cgi in 1957? i think not, dearest.
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Guest: (3377 days ago)
Brilliant
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Brilliant
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Guest: Toyguy (3464 days ago)
Narrated by Richard Dimbleby...He was THE tv news guy in the day. English version of Conkrite
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Narrated by Richard Dimbleby...He was THE tv news guy in the day. English version of Conkrite
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