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Web Junkie


China is the first country in the world to classify internet addiction as a clinical disorder. With extraordinary intimacy, Web Junkie investigates a Beijing rehab center where Chinese teenagers are deprogrammed, focusing on three teens, their parents and the health professionals determined to help them kick their habit. The film goes behind the scenes at the treatment center and explores the cases of three young Chinese teenagers from the day they arrive, through the 3 months period of being held at the center, and their return to their homes.

Festival Participation

  • Sundance Film Festival - 2014
  • Goteborg Film Festival - 2014
  • One World Film Festival - 2014
  • Hong Kong Film Festival - 2014
  • Dok Fest Munich - 2014
  • Sheffield DocFest - 2014
  • Open City Docs - 2014
  • Moscow Film Festival - 2014

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