What If Robots Of The Future Were Angsty Rather Than Angry?

Video: Westworld has given us a terrifying look at what might happen if humanoid robots powered by highly sophisticated AI suddenly became self-aware and very, very pissed off. Clever short film AI Therapy imagines instead future technology that becomes self-aware... and very, very self-involved.

A weary therapist meets with her ne'er-do-well rich-kid robot patient. Image: Vimeo

The film - directed by Chris Vernon and Emerald Fennell - is just over a minute long, but it feels like a tease for a wryly funny sitcom we'd 100 per cent want to watch.

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