CODED BIAS (90 NR)
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Coded Bias reveals the groundbreaking research of MIT researcher Joy Buolamwini, proving that facial recognition algorithms have the power to disseminate racial bias at scale. In June 2020, IBM, Amazon, and Microsoft said they would pause the sale of facial recognition to police. In a pivotal moment for racial equality, and a decisive moment for how big tech will yield power, Coded Bias is a trailblazing film for public understanding and engagement with the algorithms that impact us all.
Director: Shalini Kantayya
Writer: Shalini Kantayya
Stars: Meredith Broussard, Joy Buolamwini, Silkie Carlo
Science on Screen® is an initiative of the Coolidge Corner Theatre. With major support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Join us for a celebration of the national theatrical release of Coded Bias – Beyond Minority Report: a look at artificial intelligence and law enforcement
Moderated by CNN Commentator Van Jones
Joy Buolamwini, Founder, Algorithmic Justice League
Dr. Safiya Umoja Noble, Author, Algorithms of Oppression
Clare Garvie, Researcher, The Perpetual Lineup and
Shalini Kantayya, Director, Coded Bias
Kade Crockford, Director, Technology for Liberty Program, ACLU
Alvaro Bedoya, Founding Director, Center on Privacy and Technology at Georgetown Law
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“Thought-provoking…Coded Bias serves as both a wake-up call (to invasive practices the public doesn’t yet realize are being implemented) and a call to action.”
-Valerie Complex, Variety