It’s looser rapper vs. smart fridge in this ironic comedy by the director of Gaz de France (2016), starring Philippe Katerine among others. An entertaining pop outing that gleefully demolishes our naively utopian view of artificial intelligence.
Jérem, a looser rapper (the excellent William Lebghil), meets Yves, an intelligent refrigerator. Not only does the machine help him eat better, it soon develops a real talent for rap, which quickly propels Jérem to stardom. Of course, there’s a price to be paid. This heavily ironic comedy gleefully demolishes our naively utopian view of artificial intelligence. It’s an edgy exercise in depressive humour: behind its fashionable pop-entertainment façade is a deep, dark dive into the ills of...
| 107 minutes | 2019
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