The filmmaking algorithm explained

On how Jan Bot gets inspired by trending news to craft its own films.

Speculating about social media aesthetics for the avant-garde presentation of film archives

Or how can art help humanity to embrace technology without losing trust in its human condition.

Artists during the 20th century began to create their own machines to reflect on the aesthetical consequences of mechanical production.

Algorithms exist not only inside computers. They can be found in almost every human creation, even in films. But in order to see them, we need the right mindset. An algorithmic mindset.

Algorithms and their mindset

Algorithmic film inspired by singer, actress and activist Janelle Monáe coming out as pansexual. Published on April 26, 2018.

Pablo Núñez Palma

Director & researcher @janbotfilms

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