Social media reacts to the DA's new TV commercial

- | 4 months ago

Following in the footsteps of the Economic Freedom Fighters, who recently revealed their TV commercial for the 2019 elections, the Democratic Alliance unveiled their dramatic new ad.

The ad is packed full of scenarios that presumably depict South Africa as the opposition currently sees it, and viewers may have to watch it a few times just to catch some of the ad’s more “blink and you’ll miss it” moments. As soon as the ad’s lead character, played by DA Youth leader Luyolo Mpithi, casts his 1994 ballot, the optimistic opening scene around him quickly transforms into a chaotic violent cash-in-transit heist which is being led by figures wearing masks depicting popular South African figures such as Hlaudi Motsoeneng, Ace Magashule, David Mabuza, Jesse Duarte, Nomvule Mokonyane, and Bathabile Dlamini.

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