Documentaries

Documentaries  |  ,   |  September 8, 2020

The Social Dilemma

Documentary-drama hybrid directed by Jeff Orlowski and produced by Netflix. Explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations. Runtime 94 . . .

Documentaries  |    |  January 31, 2020

Coded Bias

Coded Bias: A Conversation with Director Shalini Kantayya The documentary Coded Bias follows MIT’s Joy Buolamwini as she discovers facial recognition technology’s racial bias and pushes for legislation to protect . . .

Documentaries  |    |  December 10, 2019

What facial recognition steals from us

Documentary produced by Vox – Open Sourced – Recode. Runtime 10 minutes. There’s a massive bait-and-switch at the center of facial recognition technology. Human faces evolved to be highly distinctive; . . .

Documentaries  |    |  November 5, 2019

PBS Frontline: In the Age of AI

Documentary produced by David Fanning and Neil Docherty. Runtime 114 minutes. From fears about work and privacy to a rivalry between the U.S. and China, FRONTLINE explores the promise and . . .

Documentaries  |    |  August 16, 2019

Machine

Streaming providers Documentary directed by Justin Krook. Runtime 86 minutes. Infiltrating everything from transport to military to healthcare – among an ever-growing list of fields – artificial intelligence is no . . .

Documentaries  |  ,   |  July 24, 2019

The Great Hack

Documentary feature film created by Netflix. Explore how a data company named Cambridge Analytica came to symbolize the dark side of social media in the wake of the 2016 U.S. . . .