November 21, 2018
How a Filmmaking Team Found a New 'Cinematic Language' to Make 'CAM'
The only thing scarier than being filmed is the inability to shut the camera off.
An erotic thriller complete with a subplot of misplaced identities that would make Brian De Palma blush, Daniel Goldhaber’s CAM takes the real-life implications of online sex work and douses it with genre familiarities that burn up the screen. Often identified as an independent act in which the performer engages in an e-commerce supply-and-demand between anonymous adults, the world of “cam girls” is both alluring and unsatisfying; if the naughty stakes can continually rise, what will we be able to get off on when the demands reach its peak?