2022 Official Selection / Etheria Film Night
Directed by Mercedes Bryce Morgan
USA| 12 min
Science Fiction

Based on a real Craigslist post of the same name, the film follows the story of Brian—an out-of-work, loveless loser who happens upon a job posting by an engineer looking for someone to sleep with a prototype sex robot.

Director Bio
Mercedes Bryce Morgan is an award-winning filmmaker. Always trying to push the boundaries of narrative, Mercedes has a specialty in interactive content and won the Caucus Award for “Best New Media” in 2015 for weaving together coding and filmmaking. Mercedes also has experience directing VR content for JAUNT VR. Always fascinated by integrating new technology into her work, Mercedes also owns a custom-made, motion-control robotic arm business (Anglerbot). She is a queer Los Angeles-based filmmaker with a BA in Film and Television Production from the USC School of Cinematic Arts. Mercedes is represented by Pathfinder and UTA.