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Film Student Makes Documentary After Letting His Phone Get Stolen [Watch]

He virtually followed the phone thief everywhere he went.

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Film student Anthony van der Meer from Amsterdam was having lunch one day when his phone was stolen; he never recovered the phone, but was left with tons of questions about the incident. He claims that the person who stole his phone must have been experienced because of how quickly the phone went offline and was untraceable once it left his possession. In response to a question on Reddit, van der Meer said,

“I had a lot of personal information on the iPhone. When I lost it, I suddenly realized how much we all depend on our smartphones. It isn’t just a device we only communicate with. It’s far more intimate than that. I think it is one of the most intimate devices a person can use (we take it everywhere we go, communicate with our…

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