We live in an era of algorithms, SEO and data points. It’s affecting the way we live, work, communicate – and the way we make films. But how can we harness the all-powerful power of data for the better? This was the question of the hour at the Screen Forever panel ‘Can Robots Write More Successful Scripts?’. Featuring University of Adelaide’s Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics Dr Lewis Mitchell in conversation with Anton Andreacchio, Managing Director of Convergen, the panel offered a short answer to the question in the title pretty quickly: absolutely not! But the longer answer is much more interesting.