Can a robot be your friend? Your teacher? Your caretaker? The answer is yes and it may not be as scary as you think.

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A Firecracker Films production

Directed and Produced by: Liz Garbus
Produced and Edited by: Karen K.H. Sim
Cinematography by: Ronan Killeen
Original Music by: Thomas Rutishauser
Line Producer: Julie Gaither
Production Coordinator: Craig Hymson
Director of Lighting and 2nd Camera Operator: Brian Harnick
Sound Recordist: Abe Dolinger
Grip: Ramon Carty
Graphics: Molly Schwartz
Assistant Editor: Jessica Thompson
Assistant to the Director: Adrienne Collatos
Online Editor: Sean R. Smith
Re-recording Mixer: Chris Koch

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