In a world where house prices are out of control & jobs are less secure, young people are starting to feel ripped off. Tom Tilley gathers a panel of Australians, young & old & asks 'is there a war on young people?
Screening as part of 'Naked As' Week, triple j's Hack host Tom Tilley moderates a live television event and social media experience to find out whether Australians are too obsessed with their bodies.
Over the last five years, more than 100,000 British men have done webcam shows for money. Following the lives of four men, this documentary goes inside this multi-billion-pound global industry. Martyn works full-time as a webcam model, performing sex shows, often with his male friends, for anyone who's willing to pay. 'We never touch each other. We're just in the same room.' Martyn is only 22, but has been webcamming since he was 16 and dreams of building a webcam business that will make him rich. Joseph cams five nights a week from the comfort of a shed that his parents have refurbished especially for his online career. 'Webcamming has been very good for Joey's social life', explains his mother.
Film-maker Charlie Russell interviews four of the growing number of ordinary couples who choose to broadcast their sex lives on the internet. Midlanders Moses and Kitty – as they like to call themselves – have made a full-time job out of titillating strangers, whereas another couple just do it for kicks. The film explores what drives them to share their sexual adventures online, and discovers what effect giving up their privacy in the bedroom has on their lives, their families and their relationships. Glenn and Ari are newlyweds who even webcammed on their honeymoon and don't charge viewers to watch them, while Emma and Eddie claim to make a six-figure salary. Kitty and Moses webcam as a way of making extra cash, performing one-on-one sex shows between cups of tea from the comfort of their own front room.
All over the country, thousands of women from 18 to 80 are signing up to work as online webcam models. For the girls it's the promise of easy money - the most successful models charge over 5 a minute and can make hundreds of pounds a day, all from the comfort of their own bedrooms. For the hundreds of thousands of men who have signed up, it means easy, one-on-one access to their favourite fantasy girl. This film looks into the secretive world of adult webcamming and meets three online performers to find out what it's really like baring all, online, for strangers all over the world. 25-year-old ex-pornstar Sammie has starred in over 100 adult movies, but her experiences in the industry have left her emotionally scarred. She's desperate to leave a troubled past behind and hopes that she can make enough money on the webcam to return to college. 24-year-old pornstar Carla is open-minded and up for trying most things on the webcam.