Set in 1985, Simulacrum follows Daniel, a computer science student who is wrestling with his father’s recent cancer diagnosis. After coming home from school, he finds a mysterious floppy disk containing an artificial intelligence named Adam. Soon after plugging Adam into his computer, Daniel learns that Adam can be released from his digital prison within the disk. Adam manipulates Daniel into releasing him, once he does Daniel’s world crumbles around him. After blacking out, Daniel awakens in a black void. It is revealed that Daniel is a test subject in a Simulation.
Directed by Matthew Barry (USA)