A short film about the rise in global anxiety across disparate communities and how we respond to tragedy and fear through the use of social media. Director’s Notes A constant feeling of fear and anxiety has been building amongst many Americans (and abroad). There is constantly something to fear, climate[…]
A film about a generation consumed by social media.
A young woman incurs the wrath of the internet after inadvertently becoming a viral sensation. In this savage social media era we all know how quickly things can spread virally. ‘I Know You From Somewhere’ follows Katherene, a young woman looking for love in the usual online spots. What begins[…]
To overcome loneliness and contempt of others, Lingo connects to social networks to get some companionship. Briefly he’ll realize that online friends, likes and selfies do not bring happiness.
After waking up inside an empty room, with no recollection about how she got there, a woman finds a potential escape route… Through social media
Home alone at night, a young woman receives an odd “Friend request” on Facebook…
Social Snafu is a short comedy that imagines what would happen if your Facebook Feed came to life! Living and working in the heart of Silicon Valley, my brother and I wrote Social Snafu from our first hand experiences shooting recruiting videos for Facebook. While working in the belly of[…]
Flushed is about two women with opposing ideas on what is ‘public’ and what is ‘private’, losing their shit in very different ways. Inspired by true events and modern expectations of 24/7 connectivity, we aimed to bring realism to toilet humour rather than shy away from it, whilst commenting on[…]
The digital age has created a new dimension of communication, where layers of noise are added to interpersonal interactions. It’s replaced verbal cues with written and visual cues, which have disrupted the effectiveness of the message. A consequence of this is a shift in the way people engage and interact[…]
This is the world of the 99-cent lifeform. Like a social media profile or an online shopping list tailored to our hobbies, we collect genetically modified pets, engineered to look like their owners. Welcome to the world of the 99 cent life form. Alexey Marfin brings us to a nearby[…]