aventinus visio Nr. 1 [28.4.2012]: AI in Science-Fiction A Comparison of Moon (2009) and 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)


The purpose of this essay is to examine the different ways in which two sci-fi films approach AI in the near future – Moon (2009) and 2001 (1968) – and what their approaches tell us about the perceived consequences of AI technology during those time periods.