B.E.N. (Bionically Engineered Nursing) is a short film written by Emile Martin, Charles Dessaux and David Wilson and directed by David Wilson, for SSVP FRANCE (La Société de Saint-Vincent-de-Paul) and the CLM BBDO creative agency. The direction of photography is by Victor Seguin and the production is by La Pac. The sound production is by THE and it features the song “Morning Dew” by Bonnie Dobson. For the full credits click here.
While some countries are introducing the first companion robots on the markets, the Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul questions about the role of technology at the expense of human being in a social issue such as loneliness. And you? Would you entrust your loved ones to a companion robot?
The Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul (SSVP) is an international Catholic voluntary organization dedicated to tackling poverty and disadvantage by providing direct practical assistance to anyone in need, addressing social and material needs in all its many forms since 1833.
All images © David Wilson/B.E.N. – Bionically Engineered Nursing