Sponsored by Blackhorse Espresso & Bakery
In 1973, amid a national gas shortage, rumors surfaced of a toilet paper shortage too, triggered when late night host Johnny Carson joked about it. Using wry humor, archival news clips and clever animation, this ﬁlm documents how unfounded rumors spread — even before social media.
Animated | 11 min. | USA
Director: Brian Gersten
Producers: Monica Berra, Arlin Golden, Brian Gerslen, Joe Presser