The Independent | Spike Jonze interview: Her is my boy meets computer movie

January 31, 2014

Source: The Independent — January 31,2014 | James Mottram

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Admitting he’s fascinated by the evolution of computers (“Is artificial intelligence less than our intelligence?” he ponders), his research took him from reading futurist Ray Kurzweil to watching TED talks on developing technologies.

But as much as Her deals with our increasing reliance on digital companions, it moves away from that as Ted gradually becomes intimate with his OS, who names herself Samantha. [...]