InRealLife.

Contributor(s): Publisher number: 7243038 | KanopyPublisher: DogWoof, 2013Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2020Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (89 minutes): digital, .flv file, soundContent type:
  • two-dimensional moving image
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Online resources: Andrew Blum, Clay Shirky, Cory Doctorow, Danah Boyd, Jimmy Wales, Joi Ito, Julian Assange, Luis Von Ahn, Maggie Jackson, Nicholas Carr, Nicholas Negroponte, Norman Doidge, Sherry TurkleSummary: What exactly is the internet and what is it doing to our children? Taking us on a journey from the bedrooms of British teenagers to the world of Silicon Valley, filmmaker Beeban Kidron's findings suggest that, in contrast to the promise of free and open connectivity, young people are in truth increasingly ensnared in a commercial world. Beguiling and glittering on the outside, it can be alienating and addictive. Quietly building its case, INREALLIFE asks if we can afford to stand by while our children, trapped in their 24/7 connectivity, are being outsourced to the net. Official Selection at the **Toronto International Film Festival**.
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Andrew Blum, Clay Shirky, Cory Doctorow, Danah Boyd, Jimmy Wales, Joi Ito, Julian Assange, Luis Von Ahn, Maggie Jackson, Nicholas Carr, Nicholas Negroponte, Norman Doidge, Sherry Turkle

Originally produced by DogWoof in 2013.

What exactly is the internet and what is it doing to our children? Taking us on a journey from the bedrooms of British teenagers to the world of Silicon Valley, filmmaker Beeban Kidron's findings suggest that, in contrast to the promise of free and open connectivity, young people are in truth increasingly ensnared in a commercial world. Beguiling and glittering on the outside, it can be alienating and addictive. Quietly building its case, INREALLIFE asks if we can afford to stand by while our children, trapped in their 24/7 connectivity, are being outsourced to the net. Official Selection at the **Toronto International Film Festival**.

Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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