Date of Award

Spring 2020

Access Restriction

Campus Access only Theses

Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts



School or College

School of Film and Television

First Advisor

Patricia K. Meyer


Programming Pains (feature, sci-fi dramedy): In the near future, a tech-obsessed woman, one half of a married couple unable to conceive, designs two android children to create the perfect home, which is threatened when the oldest droid – in his teen angst – joins an Artificial Intelligence Rights group.