All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace (2011)

A series of BBC films about how humans have been colonised by the machines we have built. Although we don't realise it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.  The series argues this has affected a wide spectrum of human institutions and studies, from American economic theory, to environmental policy, and governmental philosophy. Filmmaker Adam Curtis has also directed: The Century of Self (2002), The Power of Nightmares (2004), The Trap (2007), Bitter Lake (2015)   Chapter 1:  Love and Power The story of two perfect worlds. One is the small group of disciples around the novelist Ayn Rand in the 1950s who saw themselves as a prototype for a future society where everyone could follow their own selfish desires. The other is the global... read more
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All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace (2011)