It also had post production work completed at Pinewood Studios by the Pinewood Digital team. Post Production work included colour and data managemet, onset monitoring and screening services; all completed by Thom Berryman and Luke Moorcock based at Pinewood Studios. Ex Machina was shot anamorphic on the Sony F65 and F55 captured in 4K Raw.
The film tells the story of Caleb, a 24 year old coder at the world’s largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds that he will have to participate in a strange and fascinating experiment in which he must interact with the world’s first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot girl.
Ex Machina is an intense psychological thriller, played out in a love triangle. It explores big ideas about the nature of consciousness, emotion, sexuality, truth and lies.