Sundance Documentary Eternal You Shows How AI Companies Are ‘Resurrecting’ the Dead

January 26, 2024

translucent digital image of a person

(Engadget) – A woman has a text chat with her long-dead lover. A family gets to hear a deceased elder speak again. A mother gets another chance to say goodbye to her child, who died suddenly, via a digital facsimile. This isn’t a preview of the next season of Black Mirror — these are all true stories from the Sundance documentary Eternal You, a fascinating and frightening dive into tech companies using AI to digitally resurrect the dead. (Read More)