In this playfully romantic tale about what love and longing really mean in the modern age, Alma (Maren Eggert) is a scientist coerced into participating in an extraordinary study in order to obtain research funds for her work. For three weeks, she has to live with a humanoid robot tailored to her character and needs, whose artificial intelligence is designed to be the perfect life partner for her. Enter Tom (Dan Stevens, “Downton Abbey,” The Guest), a machine in human form in a class of its own, created solely to make her happy. Germany's Official Selection for Best International Feature at the 2022 Academy Awards. Written and directed by Maria Schrader (“Unorthodox”). (Fully subtitled)
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