30 January 2015

An Accurate Portrayal Of The Unhealthy Obsession People Have With Their Phones

[Click here to view the video in this article]

An ad aptly drew similarities of a dying phone to the world coming to an end, highlighting individuals’ high dependency on their devices.

It is not uncommon to see people glued to their smartphone screens on the streets, in the bus, in almost everything they do.

This unhealthy obsession that individuals have with their phones is accurately captured in the following animated short by motion graphics and design studio We Are Seventeen.

Titled ‘Mr Selfie’, the video also surfaces the sad reality of missing out on the real world through this technological fixation.

Check out the animated short below:

[via SPLOID, images via We Are Seventeen]