Always Online, Ever “Disconnected”

Review of Disconnect, Directed by Henry Alex RubinDisconnect gives us four stories about people growing estranged from one another and how they reach a breaking point, only to find that reconnection is still possible. The narrative struggles with the growing disconnectedness in an American society awash in social media and communication technologies; and this flood inundates both young and old alike.The storyline is built around three families (Boyds, Dixons, and Hulls) and an odd … [Read more...]