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Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams. TV anthology series, UK Channel 4 17 September 2017 f, and in the USA on Amazon Video on 12 January 2018 f.
Televised versions of stories by P. K. Dick. Relevant here (following Wikipedia entry), these episodes.
"Crazy Diamond," 8 October 2017. Set in a world of "synthetic humanoids" ("Jacks and Jills"), given "intelligence and emotion" by QCs ("quantum consciousness"). The protagonist "is approached by a dying Jill, who wants him to help her steal ten QCs – one to extend her own lifespan, and the rest to sell, with a share going to" the protagonist to start over with his (presumably human) wife. "Autofac": As in the story
Discussed briefly in Evan Kindley's "The Future Ain't What It Used to Be: TV's Dystopia Boom."
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