Liminal Potential

"Liminal Potential" is a poetic documentary that delves into the profound implications of artificial intelligence (AI) and its impact on humanity. Through AI-generated poetry and insightful commentary, the film explores the delicate balance between human intellect and AI's exponential growth. It raises thought-provoking questions about the consequences of excessive reliance on AI, highlighting concerns about dehumanization, loss of privacy, and the erosion of genuine human connection. The documentary urges viewers to contemplate the ethical boundaries and societal implications of AI's emergence, reminding us to approach this technological revolution with caution and mindfulness, preserving our humanity amidst the relentless march of progress.

  • Sigita Silina
  • Sigita Silina
  • Sigita Silina
  • Enģelītis
    Key Cast
  • Liyun Fan
    Key Cast
  • Greg Babalas
    Key Cast
  • Helena Tarulite
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes 27 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 31, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    1,500 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    Latvia, United Kingdom
  • Language:
    Chinese, English, Latvian, Modern Greek (1453-)
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Director Biography - Sigita Silina

is a contemporary Latvian-born photographer, filmmaker, and visual artist currently based in the United Kingdom. With a keen eye for sociocultural dynamics, her artistic practice looks into the transformative power of visual language, technology, and social ideologies on the intricacies of human behavior. Informed by the realms of cognitive science and visual expression, Sigita's interdisciplinary approach seamlessly merges still images and videos, employing both digital and analogue mediums. Her creative focus revolves around perception, reasoning, memory, and emotion.

Sigita's exceptional artistry has garnered recognition, including being longlisted as an artist at the prestigious Aesthetica Art Prize in York, UK in 2022. Furthermore, her work has been featured in the renowned Aesthetica Magazine's book/artist catalogue, Future Now 2022.

In 2020, Sigita earned her Masters of Arts degree in Photography, honing her artistic vision to its fullest potential.

Her artistic prowess was previously showcased in a captivating solo exhibition titled "The Inner World of Images" at the esteemed art space 'The Carousel' in Nottingham, UK in 2019.

Prior to this accomplishment, Sigita successfully completed her Bachelors of Arts degree in Photography, Video, and Digital Image in 2018.

Sigita Silina's evocative creations traverse the boundaries of art, science, and philosophy, beckoning viewers to explore the interplay between society, visual culture, and the enigmatic depths of human consciousness.

With her thought-provoking works, Sigita invites us to contemplate the multifaceted nature of our perception and the profound influence of imagery on our understanding of the world. Through her unique artistic expression, she enriches our visual landscape and sparks a deeper understanding of the intricate tapestry that binds society and the human experience.

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Director Statement

I believe it is crucial to approach the emergence of AI with mindfulness and ethical consideration. While it presents immense opportunities for progress and efficiency, we must not overlook the inherent risks it poses to our humanity. "Liminal Potential" serves as a poignant reminder to preserve our core values and collective consciousness in the face of technological advancement.