Social me (Film excerpt)
by Katia Café-Fébrissy
Teenage-hood is a universal stage in life. In our digital age, what role does social media play during that coming of age phase?
The documentary film "Social Me" invites us into the "APPSified" world of the protagonist, Nya and gives us a glimpse into what teenage-hood in our digital age is all about. Along the way, she takes a critical look at how social media has influenced her self-definition both online and in real life.
Set in the world of new technology and APPS, "Social Me" is a coming of age story, which follows 18-year-old protagonist Nya whose smartphone has become an extension of her arm and social media instrumental in shaping her identity.