Replicant Mind
By Tomer Weinberg - 9 min. - Israel

While injecting a mind back to their patient, a doctor and her assistant realize it has been duplicated. Now they must determine which copy has to be eliminated: the human or the computed duplicate.

Chronopath
By Jayk Gallagher - 6 min. - USA

To protect a mother and son fleeing a murderous husband in a polluted future LA, Detective Inés Nieblas must use the ability to alter past events.

Shorts Three: Welcome to the MAchine

Friday, September 13, 2019 at 6:15 PM

at Synchronicity Theatre


Unregistered 
By Sophia Banks - 15 min. - USA

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Set in Los Angeles in the not too distant future, where the government limits one child per home as a solution to overpopulation. When the mysterious ATA and her boyfriend REKKER witness a second (unregistered) child get arrested in broad daylight, it ignites a fire burning within REKKER and forces ATA to question the state of society - as well as confront a secret of her own.

Okay Google
By Levi Morgan - 5 min. - USA

While home alone a man's Google Home starts to have a mind of its own.

Transmission
By Rebecca Gardiner - 15 min. - Australia 

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Earth is dying, humanity is on the brink of extinction, and now mankind’s final hope has all but disappeared. In an effort to source a new life for planet earth, a research team ventured through the stars, only to go missing on an unknown planet. Desperate to find them, Commander Madison Sterling and her crew venture in pursuit. As her crew go missing one by one, the entire fate of humanity rests on her shoulders.

N.I.
By Sallyanne Massimini - 6 min. - USA

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a romantic encounter that goes horribly wrong...with a high tech twist.

CYBOLICA
by Alex Greenlee - 12 min. - USA

In the dystopian 1970's world of "superpredators," the United States votes to reform the juvenile justice system by using young troubled males (mostly of color) as part of a plan to create a new type of weapon to aid the military. In the world's most volatile penitentiary, three inmates work together to escape their chains and fight the lethal creature on the loose.

Abi
By Timothy Troy - 10 min. - USA

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Vincent Forrester's biological computer prototype could change the world, but when a virus in the system infects his lab assistant, Abi, it could mean his death.