IMPLANTED (2021) Preview of sci-fi action thriller



‘Every body has a price… What’s yours?’

Implanted is a 2021 American science fiction thriller about a struggling young woman who is implanted with an experimental AI chip. She must fight to survive when it takes control.

Produced, directed and photographed by Fabien Dufils (1 Buck) from a screenplay co-written with David Bourgie (Zeroday (A Macabre Stroll)), based on Dufils’ story.

The Headache Films-Implanted Films-Mad Street Motion Pictures co-production stars Michelle Girolami, Edouard Montoute, Ivo Velon, Martin Ewens, Bari Hyman and Candace McAdams.


Sarah, a struggling young woman living in Brooklyn, agrees to volunteer as an experimental test subject for a pharmaceutical company called Dynamic Health Cure to be implanted with the LEXX nanochip. Sarah hopes that the money received for her participation will solve her financial troubles and help her to take care of her mother who has Alzheimer’s.

A nanochip is implanted in her cerebral cortex. It is designed with artificial intelligence technology to take control of the body at the inception of any disease or illness. When the implant turns sinister and orders her to commit crimes, Sarah is plunged into a murderous spiral with only one choice: to live or die…

Release date:

Implanted will be released in the USA on October 1, 2021.


Cast and characters:

Michelle Girolami … Sarah
Edouard Montoute … Franck
Ivo Velon … Carl
Martin Ewens … Keith
Bari Hyman … Homeless
Candace McAdams … Philipp’s sister
Shirley Huang … Katie
John Long … Joe
Nader Boussandel … Nader
Scott Broughton … Ron
Roland Sands … Peter
Chloé Perrier … Singer
Mark Resnik … Philip
Adam P. Murphy … Executive Officer
David Dotterer … Mark
Sunny Koll … Grace
Dexter Strong … Scientist
Tony Sallemi … Damen
Justin Montoya … Gun Dealer
Mark Resnik … Philip
Susan O’Doherty … Ellaine

Filming locations:

New York City, New York
Paris, France

Production dates:

3 June 2019 – 19 March 2021

Original title:


Technical details:

93 minutes