The Intelligent Island (1990)

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  • Country

    Great Britain

  • Year

    1990

  • Type

    Film

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Synopsis

Looks at the radical transformations undergoing Singapore society as its technology extends into monitoring, logging, and linking up all businesses, information, and aspects of life on computer systems, and its ultimate plan to link the entire population electronically through the world's most advanced phot-videotext system - Teleview. The programme also raises the question of what sort of society this may create, and also some of the political implications.

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