Sarah needs a job to pay her rent arrears. Andrew builds computer programs that impersonate human beings. As the world of automated, service-sector work closes in around her, Sarah seeks a means of escape – and a way to prove she's still a human being...
I wanted to make something that would explore ideas around identity in an age of AI and automation but be accessible to a younger audience.
Funded and supported by: Northern Film+Media and the BFI
Exhibited: London Short Film Festival (London, UK, 2013); NFM Shorted showcase (Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, 2012)