The Futurist

Jason Begue, Writer 
Shawn Snyder, Writer/Director 

Sloan Grant(s) Received:
2019, Sloan Stories of Science Development Fund Grant, SFFILM
2021, Sloan Commissioning Grant, Sundance Institute

Project Type: Feature 

Genre: Drama, Comedy 

Length: 120 pages

Field of Science: Neuroscience, Brain Computer Interface 

Stage: Development 


When the scientific community abandons him, a renowned neuroscientist attempts to rectify his complicated past and to author a more auspicious future by using his own brain for cyborgian experimentation. The Futurist takes place inside that brain. Inspired by true events.