May 12, 2021 7:30PM
Reel Talks: The Social Dilemma with Jane Palmieri & Marisa Horak Belotti
MATRIX:MIDLAND enriches lives through the celebration of art, science and the humanities. Presenting fresh ideas that are both inspiring and thought provoking. In that spirit we are introducing MATRIX: VIRTUAL Cinema Discussions. With discussions occurring every other week, be ready to dive right in at 7:30 PM. The event is free but registration is required.
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 | 7:30 PM
Rated PG; 1 hour 34 min
Title: The Social Dilemma (2020)
Hosted by: Jane Palmieri and Marisa Horak Belotti
Set in the dark underbelly of Silicon Valley, The Social Dilemma fuses investigative documentary with enlightening narrative drama. Expert testimony from tech whistle-blowers exposes our disturbing predicament: the services Big Tech provides-search engines, networks, instant information, etc.-are merely the candy that lures us to bite. Once we're hooked and coming back for more, the real commodity they sell is their prowess to influence and manipulate us.
Here’s how you can be a part of the discussion:
- This is NOT a Live Stream viewing of the film. The film can be found on YouTube . Watch the film on your own time, at your pace, prior to our discussion on May 12.
- Register for the discussion(s) you would like to join. The event is free but registration is required. The registration deadline is 7 PM on the day of the discussion.
- Connect with people from around the region and enjoy some Reel Talk!
Registration will close at 7 PM on Wednesday, May 12. The Zoom connection link will be in your order confirmation and also will be sent to the registrants by 7:15 PM that evening, for the discussion to begin promptly at 7:30 PM.
Please select the number you wish to register from the drop down below, and click "Add to Cart" to begin the registration process.
If you find this message in error, please check your reservation request and try again.