CONSPECTUS

By Jamison WINDLE

AVENTUS FILMS - as PROD

Thriller - Development 2016

A lonely factory worker has to face an unsettling secret about himself that puts his first real emotional relationship in great peril.

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Thriller, Science-fiction
    • Countries
    • CANADA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Jamison WINDLE
    • Writer(s)
    • Jamison WINDLE
    • Producer(s)
    • Dale WINDLE (AVENTUS FILMS)
    • Synopsis
    • PETER, a factory worker, has extraordinary dexterity and skill at work. He is a socially awkward, lonely and would like to have a family but for reasons unknown to him, he has difficulty relating to other people.

      He meets a woman, CLAIRE, who is extremely fond of him and they quickly establish a relationship.

      As a result of an injury at work, Peter discovers that beneath his human skin exterior, he is actually an android. This causes great internal conflict and confusion. Although he is highly unemotional and logical, he has an intrinsic, perhaps pre-programmed humanity that makes him really want have a personal relationship with Claire. He chooses to keep his secret from Claire.

      Soon after his discovery a team of two men from the Company that created him arrive and begin to monitor him – he is an experimental model in a test environment.

      Now that he is self-aware that he is and android, the Company decides to decommission Peter and update him with a newer replacement model. The replacement is visually identical.

      Claire comes to meet Peter for a lunch date and discovers that all is not right with the “new” Peter and that this is not “her” Peter.

      She is confused and worried and sets out on a mission to find answers which lead to a cat and mouse chase through the factory where Peter works when the Company determines to “shut her down” as well.

      She find her Peter about to be decommissioned and rescues him which leads to a shown down and the eventual escape of the Peter and Claire.

      Only then does Peter reveal the truth to Claire, that he is and android, challenging her thinking about mankind and the nature of human relationships.
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