“Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea. Hashtag, California.”
When I try to understand the emotional complexities of social media, this quote from IndieWire hits the nail on the head:
“No one is as happy as they seem on Instagram, as depressed as they seem on Twitter, or as insufferable as they seem on Facebook.”
Ingrid Goes West dives face first into Single White Female territory with a splash of Desperately Seeking Susan for the millennial generation. Sadly, this Insta-stalking satire deserves a grittier and deeper look into what it’s dissecting.