Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Film His Name Was Robert

A top Soviet scientist, Sergei, creates a robot in his own image. This robot, named Robert, is assigned to explore the world of men, to adapt to their daily routines and to find out more about their lives and their problems. Sergei wants to find out in what ways an artificial person can replace an individual. However, as Robert learns more human traits and sympathies, helped by a young woman named Tanya, his program comes in conflict with the designs imposed by his creator, the cold and rational

Wed, September 26, 2007 | GRG 102

7:00 PM

All films in the CREEES Russian Science Fiction Film Series are free and open to the public. Screenings are Wednesday at 7pm in GRG 102 (Geography Building, corner of 24th and Whitis).
All films have English subtitles.

Sponsored by: CREEES

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