In such a scenario, it’s unlikely that an algorithm would be able to write the next Social Network, however the end result would doubtless compete with the mediocre, and even quite good, fare that also populates many screens every vacation season. The type of automation would definitely have a massive influence on editors, who laboriously slice and cube hundreds of hours of footage to create the most effective “cut” of a film or TV show.
Entertainment has been irrevocably modified by the introduction of streaming providers and the explosion of franchise movies. Like every thing else involving money and creativity, there will certainly be a high category—those that have great, new, progressive ideas, and who stand above everyone else—that’s truly irreplaceable. (Indeed, this has proved to be the case in music, journalism, and publishing.) There shall be nice screenwriters and even nice actors. We won’t have to pay $50 to … Read MoreRead More