iMom

With Mother's day having just passed and it being International Women's Day it's the perfect time to highlight this unique short that shows the nightmare we'd live in if our mothers weren't the superheroes they are and phoned it in instead. The iMom from Ariel Martin on Vimeo. This sic fi/horror short from Ariel Martin depicts an age where parents skirt away from their responsibility as parents and instead place it in the hands of an automaton. iMom. Testimonials from parents seem too good to be true and you have to wonder if it is as the film goes on. Definitely worth a watch if you have a spare 15 minutes. This film makes me glad to have been born when I was and really appreciate that my mother didn't leave me alone with a robot that could malfunction ...