iHuman - Disruption Network Lab x HRFFB

In cooperation with Disruption Network Lab we will present the German premiere of the film iHuman by Norwegian director Tonje Hessen Schei!

by Tonje Hessen Schei
95 min I NO I 2019
German Premiere

Thur, 24 September
7 pm - 10 pm
BUFA-Studios, Oberlandstraße 26-35, 12099 Berlin


iHuman is a political thriller about artificial intelligence, power and social control. From the inside of the booming AI industry this film shows how the most powerful and far-reaching technology of our time is changing our lives, our society and our future.

iHuman follows pioneers at the frontline of the invisible AI revolution to see how this technology is developed and implemented. Through some of the brightest minds in the AI industry iHuman draws the roadmap to where we are going. Who punches in what codes for our future? How does AI impact who we are?

Tonje Hessen Schei
Film Director, Producer & Screenwriter, NO

Tonje Hessen Schei is an award-winning Norwegian independent filmmaker, whose work focuses on human rights, abuse of power and our changing relationship to technology. Her directing credits include iHuman (2019), Drone (2014), Play Again (2010) and Independent Intervention (2005). Tonje has received international awards including Most Valuable Docu-mentary of the Year at Cinema for Peace, the Golden Nymph, and the Norwegian equivalent Oscar and Emmy for Best Documentary. Her films have screened globally, at the UN and EU, Netflix and major film festivals worldwide.

Examining the intersection of politics, technology, and society, Disruption Network Lab exposes the misconduct and wrongdoing of the powerful.

13. SEPTEMBER 2020