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Back to the Futures, 2009
In collaboration with Natalie Jeremijenko

Don't you remember Sun's Starfire and Apple's Knowledge Navigator? The corporate imaginations of the future created in the 80ies are set 10 to 20 years in the future, but they outdated immediately. This is a collection of Silicon Valley's corporate futures dubbed on a "Back to the Future" rental VHS tape.

1987 Ameritech, Electronic Homes (08:11min)
1987 Apple, Knowledge Navigator (05:58min)
1988 Apple, Grey Flannel (08:02min)
1990 Motorola, 2000 A.D. (06:23min)
1991 Pacific Bell, Concept Video (08:40min)
1993 AT&T, Visions of the Future (14:12min)
1993 Sun, Starfire (15:42min)
1996 Philips, Vision of the Future (13:27min)
1998 NEC, New Ways of Communicating (02:43min)