You and a friend build a makeshift scanner to digitize consciousness. To your surprise, it works and now YOU are trapped inside a computer, trying to work out how to escape.
Downloaded is a very modern parable, addressing the role that technology plays in our lives. After all, are we not already—to one degree or another—trapped in our computers? Alas, our social media “feed” doesn’t nourish us and nor does instant access to all human knowledge make us more informed. To escape our digital prison cells we need to rebuild real-world, human connections.