Berwick Film Society: I’m Your Man (15)

Main House Theatre  |  26 January 2022

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Developed from a short story placed firmly at the lighter end of Artificial Intelligence.

Scientist Alma is persuaded to take part in an unusual experiment, motivated by the reward of funding towards her research studies. The trial involves her spending three weeks living with a humanoid robot who is programmed to behave and respond like her ideal partner. The answer to a prayer – or an irritating intrusion?

This smart, Berlin-set film is playfully romantic yet yields unexpected depths, touching on issues of loneliness versus independence and topicality as A.I. escalates rapidly in our ever-changing world.

Language: German with English subtitles

Please note that while guidelines on Covid precautions continue, the number of tickets available for a BFS filmshow may be limited to 120, to enable the current BFS policy of social distancing in the theatre. It is also mandatory to wear a face covering while in the cinema, unless exempt.

“Wry, bittersweet romantic comedy probes the problem with the Perfect Man”
Guy Lodge, Variety