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Werner Herzog's Family Romance, LLC reveals the closing gap between humans and artificial intelligence
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Werner Herzog's Family Romance, LLC reveals the closing gap between humans and artificial intelligence

Director Werner Herzog explains how humans are becoming more transactional, and artificial intelligence more humane, in Japanese film Family Romance, LLC.

Dystopia is here: The world of Samit Basu's new speculative fiction book, Chosen Spirits, feels all too close
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Dystopia is here: The world of Samit Basu's new speculative fiction book, Chosen Spirits, feels all too close

The world of Samit Basu's novel 'Chosen Spirits' runs on nearly untrammeled surveillance (enforced via next-generation tattoos called ‘Smartatts’), absolute compliance with government values — and an unhealthy obsession with social media influencers, called ‘Flowstars’ here.

Netflix's Leila exposes Indians to genre of dystopian fiction; is India ready to tell its cautionary tales?
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Netflix's Leila exposes Indians to genre of dystopian fiction; is India ready to tell its cautionary tales?

Netflix's dystopian drama Leila is the most recent example of content that one could not have hoped to see either on television or in theatres.

Leila: Siddharth, Arif Zakaria on Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama and the politics of being an actor
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Leila: Siddharth, Arif Zakaria on Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama and the politics of being an actor

Though the story of Netflix's Leila hinges on Huma Qureshi's Shalini, the men of the story, Siddharth and Arif Zakaria, play roles just as pivotal.

Leila: Netflix releases first look of Huma Qureshi, Deepa Mehta's dystopian drama
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Leila: Netflix releases first look of Huma Qureshi, Deepa Mehta's dystopian drama

Set to be a six-episode series, Leila revolves around the Huma Qureshi's character, a mother struggling to find her daughter whom she lost during one summer.

Margaret Atwood announces sequel to her dystopian novel, The Handmaid's Tale, titled The Testament
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Margaret Atwood announces sequel to her dystopian novel, The Handmaid's Tale, titled The Testament

Margaret Atwood said the book is inspired by all the questions that people have about the fictional dystopian place Gilead and its inner workings

Black Mirror season 4 review: Humans, not technology, are truly terrifying in new episodes
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Black Mirror season 4 review: Humans, not technology, are truly terrifying in new episodes

Black Mirror season 4 reminds us that technology isn't intrinsically good or bad. It's the uses that humans put it to that makes it so

Watch: The Handmaid's Tale trailer brings alive Margaret Atwood's classic dystopian tale
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Watch: The Handmaid's Tale trailer brings alive Margaret Atwood's classic dystopian tale

The trailer of The Handmaid's Tale gives a glimpse of the dystopian world where women are forced to bear children.

Watch: Megadeth ≠ Metallica, but someone forgot to tell the organisers of the 59th Grammy Awards
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Watch: Megadeth ≠ Metallica, but someone forgot to tell the organisers of the 59th Grammy Awards

A Grammy Awards ceremony that should have been all about vindication for Megadeth almost turned into violence for the four-piece outfit. Almost.

Ministry of Truth: New government cyber cell will weed out ‘negative narratives’ against state, track those inciting 'trouble'
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Ministry of Truth: New government cyber cell will weed out ‘negative narratives’ against state, track those inciting 'trouble'

The government of India will soon set up a special media cell to keep an eye on negative narratives against the government online — a positive counter would be initiated through press releases, briefings and/or press conferences