Tag: human

Robot relationships from our contemporary future

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: The most striking feature of this documentary is the contrast between the awkward shortcomings of the robot and the patience by which they are welcomed into their human coaches lives.

Intelligent care for a world in disorder

The central argument in The Neganthropocene is that the world is at risk of lapsing into a nihilistic state, as our failure to care for it becomes ever more manifest. But the challenge Stiegler takes upon himself is to show the way to an alternative anthropology.

A thought-provoking, peculiar exploration of nature

A magnificent documentary about the natural origins of what we consider to be man-made and the connection between man and nature.

Looking humanity in the eye

With its excessive simplicity, the cinema documentary and multimedia project Human is able to bring us a little closer together.

Refugees, aestheticized

Can a refugee in a film become too aesthetic, losing his ethical relevance?

JØRGEN LETH: A film should be akin to a poem in its creation

The Danish Institute of Film is releasing a host of films, by, arguably, the Nordics’ greatest ever living film maker - Jørgen Leth. Leth spoke to us about his move to Haiti, working with Lars von Trier, and the time he filmed Andy Warhol. Early on, he gave himself a polemic position in Danish society, but is now completely disinterested in saving the world. Can film ever constitute self-help?