What occurs when a follower turns into an obsessed, murderous fan? ‘DieRy’s Claudia Maree Mailer & Jennifer Gelfer spoke to HL about their new movie & the hazards of social media.
Social media is usually a scary place, particularly with many ‘influencers’ sharing their day-to-day for everybody to see. Within the new movie from Mailer Tuchman Media, DieRy, Instagram mannequin Marie Clark (Claudia Maree Mailer) learns concerning the darkish aspect of social media the laborious means when her diary is stolen by an obsessive fan who begins sending her love letters informing Marie that they’re going to kill anybody who’s a hazard to her.
The mysterious Whodunit movie is completely laid out by director Jennifer Gelfer. The director clearly has an impeccable chemistry with the star Claudia Maree Mailer, who’s making her function debut. Each girls spoke to MeSlop.com in an EXCLUSIVE interview forward of the movie’s August 25th premiere, which can function a panel with the forged at 9 PM ET, hosted by MeSlop’s Ali Stagnitta.
“I believe we’re dropping intimacy as a result of it’s so shared throughout with all people, and I believe that’s one thing that has to come back again,” Gelfer stated of the present social media local weather. ” I would like individuals who watch DieRy to study to protect their privateness, and to have some decorum of privateness and know they don’t should share every part.”
Mailer echoed Gelfer, saying, “The traces between what’s actual life and what’s the social media world are so blurred that it’s harmful. You’re always evaluating your self to others and also you’re solely seeing folks’s highlights.” She continued, “One other takeaway I undoubtedly suppose I’d love for folks to, like get from this film is to normalize speaking about psychological well being. I discover that it’s such a stigma not to have the ability to chat that you’ve got a therapist, and about your psychological well being wants.”
As DieRy follows IG mannequin Marie, who is really solely reserving collabs to have the ability to pay for her diploma, it calls into query whether or not these ‘influencers’ have an obligation to their followers to be absolutely clear with their private struggles, to keep away from sharing solely the “excellent” picture. “I type of noticed Marie as simply going by means of the each day of all of it,” Mailer defined. “What I noticed her simply actually attempting to get by, and never caring an excessive amount of about it. And I believe for her, she had a way of pondering, ‘They don’t actually know me on-line, so how can they invade the one factor that’s non-public to me?’” These questions and extra can be answered on August 25th when DieRy is launched!
The movie can be launched by way of iTunes/AppleTV, Google Play, Amazon Prime and Vimeo on August 25th and it’s at the moment obtainable for preorder. If you happen to plan to preorder the film, you too can enter the DieRy Monologue Problem! If you happen to go to http://www.dierythemovie.com/contest and also you preorder the film, you’ll obtain three monologues from the movie to carry out and add to Instagram. Then, Jennifer Gelfer will decide 10 winners who will obtain a digital one-on-one session together with her. Moreover, all proceeds from DieRy‘s preorders will profit The Actor’s Fund. Preorder is out there till August 24th.