I TALK Black Mirror

Last night Channel 4 aired the first of three programmes in the Black Mirror mini series.

The first episode, The National Anthem, one of two episodes that Charlie Brooker has written for the series, explored how modern technology such as Twitter & YouTube have made us all feel a bit uneasy about the world we live in and highlighted the impact these sites have on our lives.

Black Mirror: The National Anthem, directed by Otto Bathurst, attracted almost 1.9 million viewers last night, making it Channel 4's biggest Drama launch of the year.


Without giving too much of the plot away (in case you weren't one of the 1.9 million), the programme looked at how information is so quickly transmitted these days, with the use of sites such as Twitter and YouTube.


Prime Minister, Michael Callow (Rory Kinnear) is faced