This story is over 5 years old.

The Creators Project

Artists We Love React to Spike Jonze's 'Her'

With James Murphy, Olivia Wilde, Bret Easton Ellis and many more.

Spike Jonze, a long-time friend and collaborator of VICE, has created an intimate investigation into our ties to tech in his newest film, Her, which just received five Oscar nominations, including Best Picture. The film focuses on love, loss and how artificial intelligence alters our perceptions of those abstract ideas – as well as how our conceptualisation of a "relationship" is always changing.

Inspired by Her's themes of connection and meaningful communication in the internet age, The Creators Project asked filmmaker Lance Bangs (who also directed this profile of Spike) to interview a range of creative folks – including LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, actress Olivia Wilde (who appears in Her) and Marc Maron – about how technology has shaped their love lives.

Continue reading over at The Creators Project.