A documentary for hardcore Instagrammers.
When it comes to building visual communities, Instagram is the quintessential social media platform. Twitter is for writers, Vine is for teenagers, Snapchat is for pervs and Instagram is for artists. Director Paul Tellefsen takes an indepth look at the photo app in this short documentary “Instagram Is.” It’s a snappy little film that makes you want to double-tap every photo in the world.
Through a series of interviews with Instagrammers, he shows the connection between digital device and analog adventure. People claim that it’s changed their life, created new friendships and boosted self-expression. These people love Instagram so much. They plan local meetups and cross-country trips. It’s somewhere in-between cute and insane.
Watch Paul Tellefsen’s “Instagram Is” below: