The topic for this week was Utopias and Dystopias and among the resources for the course were a few short films. They were all great, but Inbox was definitely my favourite.
“Bendito Machine”. These animated films tells the story of technological development in terms of ritual and worship – the characters in the film treat each new technology as god-like, appearing from the sky and causing the immediate substitution of the technology before it.
A short film that shows what is the technology in our lives:
The Six Epochs of Evolution: