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Superhuman Pole Position

by Critical Commons Manager

This sequence from DARYL uses the video game Pole Position to reveal the distinction between human and android. A protracted sequence of on screen game play also shows the film industry's fascination with the emerging genre of computer-generated imagery.

An android boy discovers his inhumanity when playing video games in D.A.R.Y.L.

An Atari computer appears in the bedroom of an average American teenage girl

from D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)
Creator: Simon Wincer
Distributor: Paramount
Posted by Critical Commons Manager