The Doohickey is a short film produced by Viraj Joshi at Fjord Stockholm, with the theme of design and technology futures, digital assistants, big tech, and augmented reality.
SCREENINGS:
Fjord Stockholm, Internal Screening - 13 January 2020

We live in a world rife with amorphous technology that’s complex to understand and has far-reaching effects on our daily lives. Artificial intelligence and digital assistants have found their way into our worlds through phones, speakers and even our houses.
Yet, it is only the big tech companies which dictate the future of these over-powered technologies. “The Doohickey” is a short film produced by Viraj Joshi at Fjord Stockholm, which raises questions towards the state of society and technology today, and asks: “What is the right way to navigate in our increasingly digital future?
This film is made using speculative and critical design techniques.