GreenUps x Transitions Film Festival 2019: More Human than Human & Dirt Rich

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GreenUps is a proud supporter of the Transitions Film Festival.

https://www.transitionsfilmfestival.com/sydney-program-2019/

On Wednesday the 3rd come join the Greenups crew for night of thought-provoking films, kicking off at 6:30 with an exploration of AI risk and it's social consequences in "More Human Than Human". At 8:30 we check in for a much needed tale of hope and positivity, with the promise of soil-based geo-therapy in "Dirt Rich" .

We'll be hanging round the Dendy bar, discussing the films and before, between and after.

Come find us!...

More Human Than Human
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Dendy Cinemas Newtown,
Wednesday, April 3 @ 6:30 pm

Featuring an interview with Garry Kasparov and many more AI experts, More Human Than Human explores what it means to live in the age of intelligent machines. In this personal, playful and at times dramatic quest, the filmmaker finds out how much of his creativity and human values are at stake as he builds his own robot to replace himself as a filmmaker. Will artificial intelligence (AI), infinitely smarter, interconnected and possibly self-aware, render humanity obsolete?

Check out the trailer: https://vimeo.com/259174870

Dirt Rich
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Dendy Cinemas Newtown,
Wednesday, April 3 @ 8:30 pm

In a world full of catastrophic headlines, we need stories of hope. Dirt Rich showcases the revolutionary new tools and techniques that can help reverse the effects of runaway climate change. Exploring the epic potential of ‘geo-therapy,’ Dirt Rich shows us how, by returning carbon to the earth, we can re-stabilise our climate and revitalise the soils that give us life.

TICKETS AT THE TRANSITIONS FILM FESTIVAL WEBSITE

https://www.transitionsfilmfestival.com/sydney-program-2019/