The Social Dilemma

The Social Dilemma (2020)

The technology that connects us also controls us.

  • Genre: Documentary, Drama
  • Release Date: 2020-01-26
  • User Rating: 7.4/10 from 1526 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 34min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Exposure Labs
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Jeff Orlowski
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This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

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  • Tristan Harris

    as Self
  • Jeff Seibert

    as Self
  • Bailey Richardson

    as Self
  • Joe Toscano

    as Self
  • Sandy Parakilas

    as Self
  • Guillaume Chaslot

    as Self
  • Lynn Fox

    as Self
  • Aza Raskin

    as Self
  • Alex Roetter

    as Self
  • Tim Kendall

    as Self
  • Justin Rosenstein

    as Self
  • Randy Fernando

    as Self
  • Jaron Lanier

    as Self
  • Roger McNamee

    as Self
  • Shoshana Zuboff

    as Self
  • Anna Lembke

    as Self
  • James Fetter

    as Self
  • Mary Fetter

    as Self
  • Jonathan Haidt

    as Self
  • Cathy O'Neil

    as Self
  • Rashida Richardson

    as Self
  • Renée DiResta

    as Self
  • Cynthia M. Wong

    as Self
  • Skyler Gisondo

    as Ben
  • Kara Hayward

    as Cassandra
  • Vincent Kartheiser

    as Advertising A.I. / Engagement A.I. / Growth A.I.
  • Sophia Hammons

    as Isla
  • Barbara Gehring

    as Mom
  • Chris Grundy

    as Step-Dad
  • Sergio Villarreal

    as Luiz
  • Catalina Garayoa

    as Rebecca
  • Sheevani Desai

    as Teacher
  • Emi Zerr

    as Ben's Ex-Girlfriend
  • Jason Potter

    as Vlogger
  • Korey David

    as Vlogger
  • Laurence Curry

    as Vlogger
  • Vic Alejandro

    as Police Officer
  • Oner Asir

    as Police Officer
  • Kristina Fountaine

    as Police Officer
  • Chase Penny

    as Police Officer
  • Carlos Leos

    as Stunt Protester
  • Adam S. Ford

    as Stunt Protester
  • Jade Ryin

    as Anonymous Coder
  • Skye Folsom

    as Skyler Gisondo Body Double
  • Richard Lucchese

    as Vincent Kartheiser Body Double
  • Reza Nosrati

    as Vincent Kartheiser Body Double
  • Hannah Vail

    as High School Student (uncredited)
Directing Jeff Orlowski Director
Writing Davis Coombe Writer
Writing Vickie Curtis Writer
Production Larissa Rhodes Producer
Camera John Behrens Director of Photography
Editing Davis Coombe Editor
Production Shannon O'Leary Joy Co-Executive Producer
Production Ken Grossinger Co-Executive Producer
Production Micheline Klagsbrun Co-Executive Producer
Production Bruce Heavin Executive Producer
Production Lynda Weinman Executive Producer
Production Ben Renzo Executive Producer
Production Jill Ahrens Executive Producer
Production Ryan Ahrens Executive Producer
Production Linda A. Cornfield Executive Producer
Production David J. Cornfield Executive Producer
Writing Jeff Orlowski Writer
Camera Jonathan Pope Director of Photography
Production Laurie Lennard Executive Producer
Production Heather Reisman Executive Producer
Production Hallee Adelman Executive Producer
Production Ivy Herman Executive Producer
Production Natalie Orfalea Co-Executive Producer
Production Lou Buglioli Co-Executive Producer
Production David Boies III Co-Executive Producer
Production David Stone Co-Executive Producer
Art Adam Wheatley Production Design
Sound Mark A. Crawford Original Music Composer
Production Jenny Jue Casting
Production Stacey Piculell Co-Producer
Production Daniel Wright Co-Producer
Editing Dave Wruck Assistant Editor
Editing Tessa Malsam Assistant Editor
Directing Travis LaSalle First Assistant Director
Directing Micah Steele Second Assistant Director
Production Sarah Keo Production Coordinator
Crew Chase Penny Stunt Coordinator
Production Stephanie Stanziano Unit Production Manager
Directing Corey Crandall Second Assistant Director
Directing Laura Jean Bransky Script Supervisor
Camera Kevin Andrews Steadicam Operator
Art Ralph Herscu Property Master
Art Taylor Jean Set Decoration
Camera Megaera Stephens First Assistant Camera