A Japanese professor has made a perfect copy of himself as a robot. He is obsessed with finding out if he can implement human presence in a robot. How do you program the human soul? In Germany an elderly woman is falling in love with Paro – her robot baby seal. But other people at the nursing home do not share her warm emotions. Will her love for the robot last? Mechanical Love is about the people who live with robots as a natural part of their everyday lives. –danishdocumentary.com
Materialists and their neo-Cartesian mind/body duality can suck it -- the mind isn't some equation that can be separated from the body, it IS the body. And what's this nonsense about Japan, birthplace of the ostentatious mecha, trying to pass off a spectacled piece of immobile silicon called a "geminoid"?