How Important Are Election Posters?

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How important are election posters? Are they worth the cost? What impact do they have on the electorate?

  • Title
    How Important Are Election Posters?
  • 1st Broadcast
    02/05/2007
  • Contributor
    Anne Marie Smyth (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:54
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    How Important Are Election Posters?
  • Extended description

    Reporter Anne Marie Smyth attempts to find out if election posters are effective in campaigns.This clip shows a variety of posters on lamposts and posters being erected.

    Fiona Scott, Managing Director, MCM Communications comments on the posters of the main parties. A variety of posters from Fine Gael, Labour, Fianna Fail and the Progressive Democrats are shown.

    Seamus Fitzpatrick, Head of Business Faculty, Griffith College Dublin gives his views on the issue.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report asking are election posters effective? This report was broadcast 02 May 2007.

  • Local keywords
    General Election 2007, Election campaigning, Election posters, Fiona Scott, MCM Communications, Griffith College Dublin, Seamus Fitzpatrick
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Politics and Economics
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ One
  • Production year
    2007
  • Country of production
    IRELAND
  • Original identifier
    BN07/122
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    16:9 (widescreen)
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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