Near Future Mixtape
A Morning Stroll
Three stories set in the past, the present, and the future, involving a chicken and a city sidewalk.
Transitioning Neighborhood 914.22
A surreal comedy about a man who becomes convinced that a vast conspiracy is behind the impossibly rapid gentrification of his London neighborhood.
Human Resources 559.92
Fired on Mars
Here’s what happens when you lose your job on Mars, but can’t go back to Earth. Directed by Nick
Flat Circle 115
A man agrees to subject himself to a time-warp experiment, and finds himself 100 years in the past—i.e., in our present.
A beautiful meditation on life and love, created out of archival imagery from the golden age of space travel.
Cory Doctorow: How Writing Fiction Can Influence the Future
The future is never far from Cory Doctorow’s mind. Here, the novelist and activist explains how a deep interrogation of computers and computing in fiction writing might help humanity sidestep the worst that technological progress has to offer.