Hashtag Documentaries

Social media and unscripted entertainment merge

Implications - Before YouTube, documentaries served as the way for consumers to receive more raw, authentic forms of entertainment. As video-based social media becomes a mainstream form of communication, a merge between the two worlds is natural. This accelerates the transparency and educational aspect of both forms of media, which are factors the modern consumer actively seeks.
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64,195 Total Clicks
Mar 15 - Aug 16
This Year and Mild
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Featured Examples
Social Film Festivals - This Short Film Competition is Being Hosted by TIFF and Instagram
SCORE 5.5
Warm 533 Clicks Pub: Jul 11, 16
Social Film Festivals
This Short Film Competition is Being Hosted by TIFF and Instagram
TIFF and Instagram recently teamed up to create the ‘#TIFFxInstagram Shorts Festival’ as a new way to celebrate digital shorts and social media-savvy filmmakers. The competition calls... [More]
Female Lumberjack Campaigns - The #StrengthHasNoGender Campaign Celebrates Women's History Month
SCORE 5.3
Warm 1,572 Clicks Pub: Mar 10, 16
Female Lumberjack Campaigns
The #StrengthHasNoGender Campaign Celebrates Women's History Month
In honor of Women’s History Month, Brawny is launching its #StrengthHasNoGender campaign. While the popular paper towel company’s rugged lumberjack mascot has long served as an icon of... [More]
Webcam Chat Videos - JacksGap Skype Documentary Features Unique Users of the Communication Platform
SCORE 4.4
Average 619 Clicks Pub: Mar 10, 15
Webcam Chat Videos
JacksGap Skype Documentary Features Unique Users of the Communication Platform
After uploading a much-watched compilation of Skype video messages to YouTube, JacksGap was asked by the telecommunications application company to create a webcam chat video on its dollar. An... [More]
Fascinating Makeup History Videos - This Short Video Shows the Makeup Looks of the Last 2,000 Years
SCORE 4.5
Average 132 Clicks Pub: Oct 22, 15
Fascinating Makeup History Videos
This Short Video Shows the Makeup Looks of the Last 2,000 Years
In an amazing short YouTube video, makeup artist Lisa Eldridge documents the makeup history of the last 2,000 years. Starting with ancient Egypt, where makeup was invented, Eldridge talks about... [More]
Crowdsourced Documentary Series - This Technology Documentary is Built On Ideas From Redditors
SCORE 3.4
Mild 97 Clicks Pub: Nov 5, 15
Crowdsourced Documentary Series
This Technology Documentary is Built On Ideas From Redditors
Social media-aggregating site Reddit has launched its own technology documentary series, called ‘Cyborg Nation.’ The series of short technology documentaries examines how advanced... [More]
Niche Music Documentaries - Apple Music and Vice Created 'The Score' to Examine Local Music Scenes
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Untested 90 Clicks Pub: Mar 28, 16
Niche Music Documentaries
Apple Music and Vice Created 'The Score' to Examine Local Music Scenes
Apple Music teamed up with Vice to create an exclusive six-part series called ‘The Score’ that examines a variety of local music cultures from across the globe. The first episode of the... [More]
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