KOKESHI

synopsis

Are you lonely? Hi. I am Kokeshi. The first humanoid replicant. I can be your perfect match.

director

Philipp Fussenegger

Philipp Fussenegger is an award winning Austrian director, scriptwriter, producer, and photographer. He won the First Steps Award 2016 and was nominated twice for the Austrian Film Award. He won the Max-Ophüls-Prize in 2018. Identifying as gender fluid, he is active in Berlin’s underground fetish scene, creating high end events to nurture sex positivity and exploration. He recently co founded the innovative start up Kokeshi/Cybrothel where he combines his visionary filmmaking talent and relationship to Berlin’s underground kink scene to create extraordinary worlds. Together with his co founders, he created the first human based interactive sex doll, Kokeshi. In 2021, they will open the world’s first Cybrothel in Berlin where sex and technology connect with human desire.

Author

Alexis Smiley Smith

Alexis Smiley Smith is a Berlin based writer originally from Oregon, USA. Critics have praised her work for fearlessly interrogating topics such as abuse, loss and addiction with a sense of magic and beauty. Her essays have been published in The SAND Journal and NAILED Magazine. She was nominated for the renowned Pushcart Prize in Non Fiction 2019. Currently, Smith works as a scriptwriter at funfairfilms in Berlin. She recently co founded the innovative start up, Kokeshi, where she utilizes her fierce imagination and pro sex feminist perspective to merge the human experience with technology. Together with her co founders, she created the first human based interactive sex doll, Kokeshi. In 2021, they will open the world’s first Cybrothel in Berlin where sex and technology connect with human consciousness.

details

TITELKokeshi
STATUSIn Development
GENREScience Fiction