You snap a picture on your smartphone, edit it quickly in an app, and upload it straight to Facebook, Twitter, or virtually anywhere on the internet. Within minutes you have self-proclaimed yourself as a photographer. Our generation has been flooded by a digital culture that provides us with instant gratification: You and 24 others like this.
Tonight Lab Cafe Ann Arbor is hosting a free screening of the movie PressPausePlay about this digital revolution we have become a part of:
“The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent in an unprecedented way, with unlimited opportunities. But does democratized culture mean better art or is true talent instead drowned out? This is the question addressed by PressPausePlay, a documentary film containing interviews with some of the world’s most influential creators of the digital era.”
Check out the trailer below.