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Plug & Pray (2010)

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Will man go beyond biology? It's an age-old dream to create intelligent machines that equal their human creators. Computer experts around the world, like Raymond Kurzweil and Hiroshi ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Joseph Weizenbaum Joseph Weizenbaum ... Himself - Professor of Computer Science Emeritus, MIT
Raymond Kurzweil ... Himself - Author
Hiroshi Ishiguro Hiroshi Ishiguro ... Himself - Professor, Osaka University
Minoru Asada Minoru Asada ... Himself - Professor, Osaka University
Giorgio Metta Giorgio Metta ... Himself - Assistant Professor
Neil Gershenfeld Neil Gershenfeld ... Himself - Director, The Center for Bits and Atoms
Hans-Joachim Wünsche Hans-Joachim Wünsche ... Himself - Director, Institute for Autonomous Systems Technology
Joel Moses Joel Moses ... Himself - Computer Scientist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Himmelsbach Michael Himmelsbach ... Himself - University of Bundewehr Munich
Kaoru Kurumizawa Kaoru Kurumizawa ... Himself - ATR Kyoto
Michael Manz Michael Manz ... Himself - University of Bundewehr Munich
Masahiro Shiomi Masahiro Shiomi ... Himself - Robot Researcher
Joe Wuensche Joe Wuensche ... Himself
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Storyline

Will man go beyond biology? It's an age-old dream to create intelligent machines that equal their human creators. Computer experts around the world, like Raymond Kurzweil and Hiroshi Ishiguro, strive to fulfill their bold visions. Meanwhile, of all people one of the pioneers of the computer age, Joseph Weizenbaum, battles against the limitless faith of society in the redemptive powers of technology. A fascinating yet uncanny and sometimes grotesque journey into science reality. Written by Anonymous

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engrossing journey into the preternatural, and grotesque, future of advanced computer life


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Country:

Germany

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English | Japanese | Italian | German

Release Date:

11 November 2010 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Plug & Pray - Von Computern und anderen Menschen See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Production Co:

Mascha Film See more »
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Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

Color:

Color | Color (HD)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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