This girl it’s a heartbreaker.Tinder users at the SXSW festival on Saturday, in Austin, US, were encountering an attractive 25-year-old woman named Ava on the dating app. Some users got a match with her, and soon she started to ask: ‘Have you ever been in love?’. The conversation gets interesting for this user app, but in the end was a disappointment. Ava had a secret: she’s a robot. Echoing the plot of the film, which premiered at SXSW on Saturday. A marketing stunt to promote artificial intelligence thriller Ex Machina.
Here’s the conversation between Ava and a disappointed user:
Guess what happened when he opened Ava’s Instagram? There was one photo and one video, both promoting Ex Machina. The link in her bio went to the film’s website. And it turns out the woman in the photos is a Swedish actress Alicia Vikander, who plays an artificial intelligence in the movie.