Keyword: social media

Men, Women & Children

Men, Women & Children (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 09/30/2014
A group of high school teenagers and their parents attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives. As each character and each relationship is tested, we are shown the variety of roads people choose - some tragic, some hopeful - as it becomes clear that no one is immune to this enormous social change that...
Mirror

The Mirror (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Who is Taylor? That is the question filmmaker William Dickerson tries to answer in this metafictional satire about a quirky and charismatic lifestreamer. "Taylor" is an open book who magnetically draws others into his world where public and private are one and the same. But as Dickerson pushes Taylor to delve deeper into his traumatic past, the story takes an unexpectedly dangerous turn.
Friended to Death

Friended to Death (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
After having the worst day of his life, Michael finds himself fired from his dream job and ditched by his best friend Joel. Wounded and vengeful, with nothing more to lose than his own inflated ego, Michael does what any social media-obsessed loner would do: he fakes his death online to find out which of his so-called "friends" will show up at his funeral. But what begins as a simple litmus test...
Catch Hell

Catch Hell (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
Former Hollywood star Reagan Pearce is kidnapped while shooting a film on location in Louisiana. When he wakes up bound and chained in a rundown shack, he soon discovers the devious motives of his captors. With no rescue in sight, Reagan must use his wits to escape and get his revenge.
Grudge Match

Grudge Match (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
Billy "The Kid" McDonnen and Henry "Razor" Sharp are two local Pittsburgh fighters whose fierce rivalry put them in the national spotlight. Each had scored a victory against the other during their heyday, but in 1983, on the eve of their decisive third match, Razor suddenly announced his retirement, refusing to explain why. Thirty years later, boxing promoter Dante Slate Jr., seeing big dollar...
Emoticon;)

Emoticon;) (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 79 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
Elena Gallenti is an anthropology graduate student struggling to compete her thesis on modern means of communication. All that changes when she meets her new boyfriend's teenage kids, who are going through their own journeys of self-discovery. Through these relationships and the help of her PhD advisor, Elena comes to a better understanding of how to navigate love and intimacy in the digital age...

Under the Bed (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/06/2014
An obsessed valet parking attendant at a restaurant copies a woman's house key when he parks her car. Later, he slyly enters her home and lives under her bed for several days. Unbeknownst to the woman, the man observes and records the most intimate and personal aspects of her life, even going so far as to interact with her via text chat, all with the twisted goal of making her his own.

#chicagoGirl: The Social Network Takes on a Dictator (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 74 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
From the Chicago suburbs, Ala'a, an American teenage girl, helps run the revolution in Syria. Through social media, she coordinates for Aous, a student in Damascus who braves snipers to organize protests, and Bassel, a film student who left his scholarship to show the world what Syrian State TV will not broadcast. Through camera phones and social media, Ala'a helps turn the world's eye to the...
Dir: Joe Piscatella
With: N/A
May I Kill U?

May I Kill U? (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
Baz is an ordinary British cycle cop until a freak accident during a riot turns him into a psychopathic vigilante. Baz sends criminals to their final reward after politely asking "May I kill you?" These exchanges are recorded on his helmet-cam and turn up on social networks. Baz begins to gather a larger fan base with each killing, until he himself is captured by an angry relative of one of his...
Death Metal Angola

Death Metal Angola (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
Following nearly 40 years of unrelenting war, peace and reconstruction are slowly arriving to Angola. In Angola's second largest city, Huambo, 55 children in the Okutiuka orphanage live under the care of Sonia Ferreira. Sonia's boyfriend, Wilker Flores, is a death metal guitarist who uses the brutal sounds and rhythms of this hardcore music as a path to healing. The film tracks Wilker and Sonia's...
Dir: Jeremy Xido
With: N/A
Cyber-Seniors

Cyber-Seniors (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/08/2014
Follow the extraordinary journey of a group of senior citizens as they discover the world of the Internet through the guidance of teenage mentors. Their exploration of cyber-space is catapulted to another level when 89-year-old Shura decides to create a YouTube cooking video. A spirited video competition for the most "views" evolves as the cyber-seniors' hidden talents and competitive spirits are...
Dir: Saffron Cassaday
With: N/A