CAM is a supernaturally-tinged identity theft thriller that follows Alice, an ambitious cam-girl whose online persona – Lola – takes on a life of her own. As Lola becomes more and more successful, Alice loses control over her existence, her money and the men who used to worship at her feet. Her mental state starts to deteriorate and she struggles to reinstall the separation between real and virtual self.
Daniel Goldhaber’s confident debut feature channels universal fears related to online lives and social media security by taking a deep dive into the world of erotic webcam performance. The film, carried by a great Madeline Brewer (The Handmaid’s Tale) as well as Isa Mazzei’s intelligent script, is a creepy millennial story that might keep you away from social media … at least for a few days.