An A.I. screenplay would be interesting indeed, but upon further investigation, it appears that the "Impossible Things" project should be taken with several thousand grains of salt. According to the Kickstarter page, and a followup item in Entertainment Weekly, the "augmented intelligence software tool" was used primarily to analyze audience response data. The software created plot points designed to appeal to what horror audiences like and correct plot patterns that map "successful movie box office performance."
Fundamentally, this is no different than the marketing and analysis systems already in use by movie studios and advertising companies. That said, the filmmakers claim that their proprietary A.I. tool is the result of more than five years of development and is designed to let man and machine collaborate directly.
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In any case, it seems that the A.I. made some very specific recommendations.
"Before a single word was written, our A.I. told us that if we wanted to match audience taste we needed to make a horror film that featured both ghost and family relationships." writes producer Jack Zhang in press materials promoting the film. "And that a piano scene and a bathtub scene would need to be used in the movie trailer to increase the likelihood that our target audience would like it."
And whaddyaknow, the trailer does indeed feature a piano and a bathtub -- plus a ghostly little girl pleading: "We're broke. Please support us on Kickstarter."
Hey, the kid's got moxie. Even if she is dead.