Humanity 4.0

Country, year: South Korea, 2018
Genre: Documentary
Director: Mi-Sol LEE
Time: 3 x 50'
Format: FULL HD
What is our future amidst the Fourth Industrial Revolution? AI technology that is more human than humans, a superconnected, superintelligent society where people and objects are connected, are all booting up the Fourth Industrial Revolution. «Humanity 4.0» examines the future of humankind facing the new revolution and being at the forefront of his research, Roboticist Dr. Dennis Hong, a Professor and the Founding Director of RoMeLa (Robotics & Mechanisms Laboratory) of the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department at UCLA, raises the question on the essence of ‘Humanity’ hidden underneath the exponentially advanced technology. ‘Mind Clone’, a robot chosen by top CEOs in America and ‘Dadbot’, a son’s race to give his dying father an artificial immortality – How will the technology realize the people’s desire for immortality through new forms of eternal life? How will humanity coexist with the technology?