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Don’t Let Life Pass You By – Video Encourages the Digital Generation to Look Up

May 21st 2014

It’s a common in Hong Kong to see people walking down the street, eating in restaurants or even sitting in a bar with friends while completely absorbed by their mobile phones. But what is the result of spending every waking minute immersed in our technology? Unhappiness and loneliness, according to YouTube newcomer Gary Turk.

 

His insightful and thought-provoking spoken word film entitled ‘Look Up’ provides a stark commentary on the online generation, encouraging us to live life “the real way”. The film has been a runaway success, with 36.6 million views and counting. Ironically, word about the film spread through social media.

So watch this video, share this video, then power down and look up!

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