15 June 2016

This is what a film written by an AI looks like

Middleditch-Sunspring-1Filmmaker Oscar Sharp and his technologist collaborator Ross Goodwin have built a machine that can write screenplays. In the wake of the launch of Google’s AI Go, Goodwin and Sharp created “Jetson” fuelling it with hundreds of sci-fi TV and movie scripts. Shortly afterwards, Jetson announced it wished to be addressed as Benjamin. Building a team including Thomas Middleditch, star of HBO’s Silicon Valley, they gave themselves 48 hours to shoot and edit whatever Benjamin (Jetson) decided to write.

This is what they made:

Read the full story at Ars Technica.