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FUTURE FILES

ESSENTIAL launched a loose sequence of short stories, each of which is set in its own fictional future. Some of them have recurring characters and settings, and some stand on their own. The goal is to play with very different visions as creatively as possible and bring the reader along on a thought experiment: What form could our future take – and what would it mean to us?

Future Files

S01/C01 - New Beginnings

ESSENTIAL is launching a loose sequence of short stories, each of which is set in its own fictional future. Join us on a trip into the future.

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S01/C02 - On Energy Island No. 1

Flying repair drones, self-healing body parts and an inspector who had to explain an accident without any damage. Part 3 of the ESSENTIAL “Trip into the Future” series, in the form of an exciting short crime story.

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S01/C03 - No Scratch in the Paint

Flying repair drones, self-healing body parts and an inspector who had to explain an accident without any damage. Part 3 of the ESSENTIAL “Trip into the Future” series, in the form of an exciting short crime story.

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Future Files – The Sequel

In the year 2048, an investigator encounters a death that seems suspicious. But the artificial Intelligence system in the police computer has a different opinion. A film about digitalization and other future trends as the kickoff for our second “Future Files” article series.

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