This short film is perfect for today’s tricky combination of family and technology , creating the necessity of real-time communication versus . the need to engage in social media .

an author and filmmaker named Matthew Abeler , “Pass The Salt” is a “video short about technology and relationships… don’t text at the table kiddos !” as Matthew says . The very funny yet poignant video won the Best Comedy Award at the 2014 Five16 Film Festival , and folks worldwide have related to its hilarity and its message .

While his sons are too busy texting on their smart phones at the dinner table to participate in actual conversation , Dad’s reaction is simply perfect . Just watch… you’ll see what I mean : )

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