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In a culture immersed in technology, Instagram is reviving adventure, face to face community & real relationships. How can something so digital get people out from behind their devices and into the analog world?

by @technopaul

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Featuring Kyle Steed, Brenton Little & Allison Anderson

Directed & Created in full by Paul Tellefsen

From technopaul productions

Original Score by Tyler Linahan

Intro Score by Chase Burnett

 

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Featured by Instagram

 

Interview with Paul Tellefsen on Digital Trends

 

PetaPixel: "a digital app that is pulling people back into the real world"

 

Ultralinx: "well made instagram documentary"

 

Lifestyles Defined: "gain a new perspective on what the community is and maybe even a little direction"

 

ElSafari: "makes you forget that we talk about digital media and you start to see it as a kaleidoscope of realities"

 

Featured on Highsnobiety.com.

 

Robayre: "beautiful and inspiring"

 

San Antonio Current: "a collection of characters who are endearing in their human need to connect and be seen"

 

Mentioned by PhotoJoJo: "Instagram Is is a wonderful short doc[umentary]"

 

WheatCity Mag: "help put a perspective of how the community is viewed"

 

Featured on StartArt

 

The Crosby Press: "Instagram Is truly is kinda heartfelt"

Featured on LaughingSquid

 

The Phoblographer: "some of the stories are actually quite touching"

 

Jessica Zollomon (@jayzombie) (now former) Instagram Community Manager: " This 1000X this. Thank you for capturing exactly what Instagram means to me"

 

Featured on iPhoneography

 

Hypebeast: "Instagram Is has blossomed into an in-depth look at everyone’s favorite photo-sharing platform"

 

OGlobo Interview with Paul Tellefsen

 

Apartment Therapy: "reveals those invested in the photo social site are loyal for reasons well beyond any retro-filters"

 

MonkeyZen: "a school assignment ends as a lifelong viral phenomenon that embraces and explains the love behind all the users of this social network"

 

Featured on DeepApple

 

Ion Magazine: "Instagram Is is a sincere look at the community it has created and connected"

 

The Tech Block: "If you only thought the app was for taking pictures of food, selfies and painted nails — then this film is here to break that stereotype. I’ve learned that it is truly a social NETWORK."

 

Featured on StickyGram

 

Featured on DesignCollector

 

Portland Egotist: "motivating people to get out from behind the computer and connect over the act of image making"

 

Featured on DailyMovement

 

MissOmniMedia: "inspires and informs you about how something as silly or tiny as an app can touch millions."