Web Junkie

Web Junkie

Directed by Shosh Shlam, Hilla Medalia

China is the first country to label “Internet addiction” a clinical disorder. This revealing doc 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.

China is the first country to label “Internet addiction” a clinical disorder. This revealing doc 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.

Member Reviews

good to see the focus on rebuilding the family unit. I do wish they interviewed one of the girls too - im sure they had a unique perspective being such a minority. It would also be nice to hear a more balanced view of the Internet (eg. email, social media, porn) than just MMOs.

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a year ago

Super Interesting

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2 years ago