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Film to highlight power of the Internet

Follows woman meeting her Twitter followers

Updated: Saturday, 30 Jun 2012, 10:43 PM CDT
Published : Saturday, 30 Jun 2012, 10:12 PM CDT

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A unique project is taking some filmmakers across the country and right here to Austin — all to show the power of the internet.

The film they’re working on is called “Follow Friday.”

It is a movie all about social media.

She was in Austin on Friday, traveling to the Dallas/Fort Worth area Saturday, and continuing on to Shreveport, La. after that.

This week, filmmaker Erin Faulk started her eight thousand mile journey to interview 140 strangersshe met through Twitter.

Watch it on YouTube here:

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