On the Cannes Movie Pageant, Selena Gomez used among the press alternative associated to her new zombie movie The Lifeless Don’t Die to talk about the impact of social media on her technology.
“I think our world is going through a lot,” Gomez advised the press. “I would say for my generation, specifically, social media has really been terrible. It does scare me when you see how exposed these young boys and young girls are. They are not aware of the news. I think it’s dangerous for sure. I don’t think people are getting the right information sometimes.” (h/t Selection)
These are notable phrases from Gomez, a 26-year-old with over 150 million Instagram followers. Gomez defined her perceptions of social media has lead her to be extra selective about what she posts on-line. The platform pushes her to watch out regardless of her affect.
She advised Cannes:
“I think it’s pretty impossible to make it safe it at this point. I’m grateful I have the platform. I don’t do a lot of pointless pictures. For me, I like to be intentional with it. It just scares me. I’ll see these young girls at meet and greets. They are devastated, dealing with bullying and not being able to have their own voice. It can be great in moments. I would be careful and allow yourself some time limits of when you should use it.”
You’ll be able to catch Gomez in The Lifeless Don’t Die this summer time, when the film releases on June 14. Early reactions out of the movie pageant have been optimistic. The film additionally stars Invoice Murray, Tilda Swinton and Adam Driver.