The True Cost of Instagram Fame

The True Cost of Instagram Fame
Instafame is a film produced by Sylvain Labs and Greencard Pictures, exploring the phenomenon of teenagers becoming famous through Instagram.

With so many young people equating followers for friends, what is the social and psychological impact of overnight fame?

We speak to Shawn Megira, 15-year-old with 81,000 followers – as well as his mother – about being spotted at the mall and being told he’s perfect. A professors of psychology also gives her views on the phenomenon of Instafame.

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4 Replies to “The True Cost of Instagram Fame”

  1. It’s cool but the people who are following him don’t have any money… They are kids his own age. So what is the goal here?

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