Texting in Film

Tony Zhou explores the different ways that texting and the internet are displayed in film in this video:

A Brief Look at Texting and the Internet in Film from Tony Zhou on Vimeo.

Casey Johnston wrote about the topic for Ars Technica back in February, and Michele Tepper wrote about the texting in Sherlock back in 2011.

And then, fittingly, the teaser trailer for Men, Women & Children was just released, in which people rely solely on electronic means of communication:

I’m really looking forward to the movie after the trailer.