Ex_Machina could be one of the sci-fi treats to keep an eye out for at the start of 2015.
EX_MACHINA is an intense psychological thriller in which Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson), a 24 year old coder at the world’s largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company’s reclusive CEO, Nathan (Oscar Isaac). But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world’s first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava (Alicia Vikander). Truths, emotions and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava and Nathan intensifies.
EX_MACHINA is written and directed by Alex Garland.
Directed by Alex Garland and starring Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander the film will open in cinemas January 23rd.