The news horrified the world: Two 12-year-old American girls lured a friend into the Wisconsin woods and stabbed her 19 times in an effort to appease a faceless mythical entity known online as Slenderman. But there’s more to the story than the dark headlines it generated. Read More
FOLLOW HBO DOCS
The screening of Beware the Slenderman at DOC NYC raised questions about the internet’s influence on the developing brain.
“Helps make sense of a senseless crime.”