Aug. 21

1:30 PM

Feature Documentary

Coded Bias

Dir. Shalini Kantayya

Coded Bias explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s startling discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces accurately, and her journey to push for the first-ever legislation in the U.S. to govern against bias in the algorithms that impact us all.

Philadelphia Premiere

*This film is only available to viewers in the United States and other U.S. occupied lands, including American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and United States Virgin Islands. The screening will also be limited to the first 500 viewers.


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84 min.

USA, UK, China, South Africa, 2020