The Story of Alquist

Designer | Artist Petr Marek
Year 2018

The Story of Alquist’ is the first experimental movie where you can talk with an AI narrator. Ask any questions to reveal the mystery and conclude the story!

This pioneering short film demonstrates a novel way of interacting with films. You don’t have to be a passive observer. You can use your own voice to talk with the narrator and shape your experience.

The movie is inspired by the theater play R.U.R., written in 1920 by the Czech author Karel Čapek, where the word ROBOT was used for the very first time. The story follows two young people who try to reveal the mystery of an abandoned old factory.