5 Films About Technology – Peter Huang

Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat…who needs the messiness of IRL human interactions when all we need is a thumb, a smartphone and wifi or data to communicate? As anyone under 40 can surely tell you though, social media has its own drawbacks, and in 5 Films About Technology writer/director Peter Huang conducts a kind of anthropological study—exposing the dumber side of modern technology in a painfully hilarious, and very entertaining way. Funded by the BravoFact Canadian grant, the 5-minute anthology of bite-sized vignettes recounts different stories, linked by one common thread—smartphone usage and its malignant effects.   Read more…

Let’s Relax – IKEA

We all know someone with an Instagram account. Maybe you have an Instagram account. Do you also take pictures of every meal you eat? IKEA has a brilliant way of showing us how this would have worked hundreds of years ago. In the 17th Century to be exact. And maybe how silly it is now.

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