‘Likehunter’, A Short Film Made From Stock Footage That Imagines Social Media as a Video Game

“Likehunter: Become a Social Star” is a short film made from stock footage by Dissolve that imagines social media as a video game.

What if the relentless pursuit of social media fame was a video game? This gameplay trailer lets you follow the action as four social-media stereotypes pursue likes, followers, and validation from their peers. In a world where Tweets, status updates, Instagram shots, and YouTube videos can make or break you, Likehunter tells it like it is.

The song featured in the short film is “Okay Lover” by Blip Blip Bleep.

submitted via Laughing Squid Tips