News at Ten – Blair becomes Pope
Original playout date: 22 December 2007
Following his 2007 connversion to Roman Catholicism, Bliar had a serie of meetings to become the first Pope to have been converted into the faith only days previously, and to be beatified while still alive and serving as EU President as St Antonius Bliarius, patron saint of war criminals.
Another use of morphing software and a bit of cutting form news audio also make up this short fake newsreel.
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Camera: 3rd Party images
Post Production: Windows Movie Maker – medium use
Other people featured: Tony Blair
Genre: Spoof news
Music used: None
Languages used: English
Animals/plants featured: None
Other remarks: I was doing fake nooze before it became fashionable!