Project Format
Feature Film

Sci-fi / Apocalypse / Drama

A dying father. A loving son. A modern solution.

Short Description
During a state of emergency, an inventor sends a self-building robot to care for his father in his dying days. But as it gets creative with the rules by which it’s governed, it starts to pose a threat to the whole of humanity.

PRIMARY – Adults, male and female (26-40)
SECONDARY – Adults, male and female (15-25)

Comparative Films
Robot & Frank, Brian and Charles, Bicentennial Man

Notes of Interest
Silo was originally published as a play in 2022 and is set to have its maiden theatre run in the UK this June. As a feature film, it has been adapted to be shot in a single location.


This work is the intellectual property of playwright, Jody Medland.

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