Writer Wen Hsieh 20.06.2020 / Photographer What is Coronavirus contact-tracing app ? The app is for collecting the user’s information, which could be used to low down the risk of spreading infectious diseases, and to send notification whether the user need to do self-isolation. In recent weeks, there have been disagreements between two different types […]Read more "Coronavirus contact-tracing app in place from June in the UK. One for all, all for one. Will you release your privacy for stopping the spread of COVI-19?"
The beginning of the main question was what the change I want to see, I wanted to see the public in the world to accept people having sexbot as a therapy and human and sexbot could be lovers, as David Peters, family therapist ( KPBS News 2018 ) mentioned that “One day sex robot […]Read more "I am LOST in the world"
Writer Wen Hsieh 01.06.2020 / Photographer What will change in the dependence between humans and non humans (sexbot) after the protecting policies work. According to my interview, most interviewees will not choice sexbot to be their intimate partner in the short term. The interviewees divided two groups, one don’t have doll experiences, the other have. […]Read more "I assumed that sexbot has highly potential to become future intimate partner of human after the protecting policies work"
SEXBOT _ Narcissus from Hsieh_wen_ on Vimeo. I am humble to invite you to watch my first film. The core of this film is about how can human build good relationship with sexbot. What’s mean of good relationship? In my opinion it is about mutual love, support, benefits and true to each other. No matter […]Read more "SEXBOT"
Does this film reflect the current environment (insecurities) of the human form and behaviour ? Writer Wen Hsieh 17.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu wen sexbot presentation from Hsieh_wen_ on Vimeo. HHaving lost loved ones or being constrained to months of self-quarantine have left many people seeking “non-human-to-human” love relationships after the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak. In […]Read more "After the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak….."
This film was my first directed film with actor lines. From selected actors to collaborated with all team, there were many changes. The main thing learning through this film was communication, respect and listening. Every opinions sparked new creation. Not only shooting plan, but also makeup and setting. I was humble to learn everything by […]Read more "Process of filming sexbot Part – 4"
Cast Sexbot George Avill User Howard Corlett @howardcorlett Film Director 謝佩汶 Wen Hsieh @hsieh_wen_ Screenplay Team 謝佩汶 Wen Hsieh @hsieh_wen_ 胡皓翔 Sean Hao-Hsiang Hu 謝孟芝 Mindy Hsieh Nicolas Alpach Renio Chen Director of photography 鍾瑞軒 Rayxchung @rayxchung Camera Assistant Milo Robinson @milorobin Mike Ying @mikeying_ Still photographer 胡筱林 Xiaolin Hu @hxllene Lighting Designer Dmitrij Vasilenko […]Read more "Process of filming sexbot Part – 3"
I named my sexbot after the ancient Greek myth, Narcissus and Galatea About Narcissus Narcissus was a hunter in Greek mythology. He was a such gorgeous man, and many fell in love with him. However, he treated them disdain and contempt. Narcissus got punishments for his behaviour. He fell in love with his reflection. […]Read more "Process of filming sexbot Part – 1"
– John Danaher, “…if mutual love could be achieved between humans and sex robots, then by parity of reasoning with the human case, mutual love could potentially give sex between humans and sexbots a deeper meaning and greater value.” ( John, p222, 2018) – Davio Levy believes that, ” Empathy in robots will be achieved […]Read more "How can film be used as a dialogue to challenge the perception and taboo around the domination and obedience of human and sexbot relationships?"
In the chapter, I would like to discuss AI self-learning of the sexbot and what might happen in an unbalanced “ non human-to-human ” relationship. Writer Wen Hsieh 16.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu How does the sexbot’s brain work ? According to a documentary by Darknet, ” …to program an authentic personality, the programmer of […]Read more "What will happen if control of the ‘mutual love’ is lost in the ” non human-to-human ” relationship ? Will the sexbot become a “sexy killer” ?"
If they have empathy with each other, the relationship will reach a balance and reduce the unequal relationship between master and slave. Writer Wen Hsieh 15.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu A ccording to Bryson, the metaphor for the relationship between humans and robots is that of a master and slave. (Bryson 2008 , p. 65) […]Read more "Can humans and sex robots mutually love ? If the relationship between humans and sex robots is based on domination and obedience, then in that case, can the relationship be called mutual love?"
We all feel lonely; who does not? Writer Wen Hsieh 13.02.2020 / Photographer Ray Chung Most of us are afraid to admit we suffer from loneliness and fragility, especially masculine males because society’s values make us ignore the vulnerability and sensibility of men. Try to imagine the suffering of a man who has had a […]Read more "Why have men been getting it on with love-dolls and bots nowadays? Something dangerous? Or just loneliness? snowflakes?"
Writer/ Photographer Wen Hsieh 19.01.2020 According to the survey, Benefits and drawbacks of sexbot existing Benefits -Decreasing the criminal rate of sexual abuse -Respecting the other peoples’ decision -Satisfying sexual needs Drawbacks -Human right -less communication How much autonomy do you want to give it? -Less autonomy than a human 50% -As a real human […]Read more "What’s the opinion of sexbot in this generation？"
The legality of sex robots has been debated time and time again in the recent past. Since 2010, the production of sex robots has increased rapidly through manufacturers such as TrueCompanion. com and Realbotix. (Metro 2010, Wired 2015, Daily Star 2017) Writer/ Photographer Wen Hsieh 15.01.2020 The concern is that it could be used […]Read more "Desire x Sex x Robot"