Web Junkie is coming to POV as part of their summer broadcast line-up!
Tune in this coming Monday, July 13, 2015 at 10:00 PM. Or, if you can't watch it then, it will be streaming online from Tuesday, July 14 - August 13, 2015!
Web Junkie explores the Chinese approach to Internet addiction, which has been classified as a clinical disorder. With extraordinary intimacy, the film chronicles a Beijing rehab center where Chinese teenagers are deprogrammed boot camp style under the supervision of health professionals and army generals determined to help them kick their habit and mend broken families.
"Rich and emotionally rewarding" – IndieWire
"Full of remarkably candid moments" – Filmmaker Magazine
"Spellbinding" – The Daily Beast
"Bizarre and entertaining" – Variety
"An eye-opening piece of filmmaking" – The Salt Lake Tribune