Spike Jonze’s Her Will Premiere at the New York Film Festival

August 8, 2013 | Marina Galperina

Have you been waiting for the new Spike Jonze film Her too? Exciting news: The film will premiere at this year’s 51st New York Film Festival (Sep 27 – Oct 13) at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, at the closing night gala.

In the not so distant future, Theodore (Phoenix), a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user’s every needs. To Theodore’s surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. This unconventional love story blends science fiction and romance in a sweet tale that explores the nature of love and the ways that technology isolates and connects us all.

It’s like HAL but girl and hot and on Earth! This is intense. Like a real relationship. Love! Feelings! Is it going to get really bad and ultimately creepy? Like a real relationship?