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Connected is a short film released on Motherboard. It stars Pamela Anderson as a Spin Instructor who is struggling to come to terms with aging and the transformations that it brings. In order to do something about it, she visits an experimental treatment facility.
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'''Connected''' is a short film released on Motherboard. It stars Pamela Anderson as a spin Instructor who is struggling to come to terms with [[aging]] and the transformations that it brings. In order to do something about it, she visits an experimental treatment facility.
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==Transhuman Plot Points==
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==Transhumanist plot points==
    
At one point Jackie (Pamela's character) is listening to a meditation track (voiced by Jane Fonda) and one of the things the voice says is; "All of us alive now will live forever"
 
At one point Jackie (Pamela's character) is listening to a meditation track (voiced by Jane Fonda) and one of the things the voice says is; "All of us alive now will live forever"
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At the Wellness spa, Jackie gets an ear implant that "connects" her to the others at the Spa (and maybe more). It's described as "Wi-Fi" by the young woman who acts as Jackie's catalyst. At this point thoughts, bank account numbers and various other information is shown on a screen, signifying the connected nature.
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At the Wellness spa, Jackie gets some kind of [[microchip implant]] that "connects" her to the others at the Spa (and maybe more). It's described as "Wi-Fi" by the young woman who acts as Jackie's catalyst. At this point thoughts, bank account numbers and various other information is shown on a screen, signifying the connected nature.
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The concept that Connected utilises may be likened to that of the Brain Net or something similar.
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The concept that Connected utilises may be likened to that of a [[Brain Net]] or something similar.
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==Technology Featured==
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At first glance, the technology used for the live exercise classes may seem to be a future tech idea, but it's not, the technology already exists and is made by [https://www.pelotoncycle.com/ Peloton].
    
==External Links==
 
==External Links==
*[https://vimeo.com/155246808 Connected] - Vimeo
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* [https://vimeo.com/155246808 Watch Connected] - Vimeo
*[http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4696764/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 Connected] - IMDB
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* [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4696764/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 IMDB]
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[[Category:Film and TV]]