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    A Phishy Afternoon is a dark comedy story that explores the little scam world of two devilish kids. The short film aims to raise awareness to p… Read More
    A Phishy Afternoon is a dark comedy story that explores the little scam world of two devilish kids. The short film aims to raise awareness to phishing scams. This is a debut film written, directed & produced by Michael Tam. The film is submitted by team LEVEL3 (Michael Tam, William Chow, Joseph Tam), as an entry into the Young Glory competition 2015. Answering brief number 4, the Dec brief challenged us to create a short film that stops people from being fooled by phishing. Phishing is a form of cyber crime where an email is sent from someone you trust. Without thinking (or hesitating), you click the link and it takes you to a site that looks just like you thought it would. Phishing is about numbers. Millions of people are targeted in hopes of just a few taking the bait. So we need a viral video that counters with numbers and reaches everyone. If people stop falling for phishing scams, there will be no incentive for the attacks to happen in the first place. This months Judge is Jerry Hoak, Creative Director, DROGA5 New York. Read Less
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