Screened Out

Movie review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Earnest docu takes a critical look at screen time.

NR 2020 71 minutes

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age 12+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 10+

Even better than expected

I was expecting this film to be informative, but it was even better than we expected. The kids (ages 17 and 21) sat down to watch for a few minutes and then stayed for the whole thing. It offers a deep look at the relationship between screens and families, corporations, privacy, behavior, and childhood. Great work.
age 10+

Excellent film for the whole family!

Sometimes we want to justify all of our screen time b/c it's just how our world is now. This film explores how screens are affecting all of, teens, and adults. It brings up great opportunity for conversations as a family without coming across as judgemental. It gives real suggestions and resources for families who want to minimize their dependence on screens and start living life on purpose again! Great film!!

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