Events

Premiere of “Friends you Haven’t Met Yet”

June 3, 2014 | Chinese Theaters

Speaker: Andrew Gordon and Chris Weinberg
Host: Dances with Films

“Friends You Haven’t Met Yet” premieres Tuesday, June 3 at the Dances with Films film festival at the famous Chinese Theaters in Hollywood. The documentary short film, which is part of the ICT Narrative Group’s research, chronicles encounters between extremely prolific bloggers and a computer scientist who uses their personal narratives for research. It explores issues related to public sharing of personal stories, the ethical obligations of researchers who use web data, and the changing nature of online privacy. The film was produced by Psychic Bunny.

The screening begins at 2:45 pm. Tickets are $13 and can be purchased online.