Thomas Middleditch Let an AI Steal His Face to Make a New Movie | WIRED



  • Juice Goose
    Juice Goose a years ago+147

    Benjamin has been watching too much bad lip reading.

  • Dead Reckon
    Dead Reckon a years ago+49

    Why does this AI keep mentioning a doctor?

    UBER MENSCH a years ago+84

    They could use it to lip sync game characters.

  • jonh alvarez
    jonh alvarez a years ago+41

    2:00 the dialogues remember me Tommy Wiseau

  • silentshotghost
    silentshotghost a years ago+8

    Cough* cough* deepfakes

  • 8523wsxc
    8523wsxc a years ago+53

    So, we have still plenty of time before they will enslave us. Imitating creativity still doesn't remotely work. This is basically random sentence generator.

  • julio kautsar
    julio kautsar a years ago+28

    Can you copy jesus ?

  • Sombrego
    Sombrego a years ago+2

    Can't wait to hear about Benjamin at the Oscars.

  • Theren Stormwind
    Theren Stormwind a years ago+4

    Oh god the face stitch can look horrifying

  • James Donlon
    James Donlon a years ago+2

    Anyone notice how he's using Linux on his laptop? Also... This is bizzare and no idea what I'm doing here.

  • TheKiwy
    TheKiwy a years ago+1

    Isn't that basically the plot of The Congress by Ari Folman ?

  • Murmaxy
    Murmaxy a years ago+4

    This is pretty deep not gonna lie

  • Ínfernal
    Ínfernal 7 months ago

    Well, the time requirement is quite limiting for AI power.

  • gutspraygore
    gutspraygore a years ago

    Fascinating. This is almost Forbidden Zone level of filmmaking. Bim Bam Boom!

  • Alex
    Alex a years ago+1

    Jesus christ that's horrific/hilarious.

  • Yappy GM
    Yappy GM a years ago

    The Room II: Electric Boogaloo?

  • Black Bird
    Black Bird a years ago+2

    It started, brace yourselves. The machines are commanding us now what to say and do. I'm off to isolation. Stay strong humans. Join the resistan.............
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  • augustine
    augustine a years ago+1

    had an ad with him in it before this video

  • Leonidas GGG
    Leonidas GGG a years ago

    Why not let Benjamin make a full CG?

  • Oliver Kent
    Oliver Kent a years ago+2

    You know what’s scarier than face stealing AIs? Amir’s father’s spindly little legs...