Caleb, a 26 year old programmer at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds that he will have to participate in a strange and fascinating experiment in which he must interact with the world's first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot girl.
Disscusion with Tanja Nusser, Department of German Studies and Film & Media Studies and Udo Greinacher, DAAP following the film
In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need.
Disscusion with Michael Jones, Department of Economics following the film
A young computer whiz kid accidentally connects into a top secret super-computer which has complete control over the U.S. nuclear arsenal. It challenges him to a game between America and Russia, and he innocently starts the countdown to World War 3. Can he convince the computer he wanted to play a game and not the real thing ?
Disscusion with Richard Harknett and Gregory Winger, Department of Political Science following the film
In the 21st century, a corporation develops human clones to be used as slaves in colonies outside the Earth, identified as replicants. In 2019, a former police officer is hired to hunt down a fugitive group of clones living undercover in Los Angeles.
Disscusion with with Heidi Maibom, Department of Philosophy following the film