1916 – Artificial Womb Appeared in Cinema
The image above it’s a screenshot from Homunculus, a 1916 movie by Otto Rippert about a group of scientists who created a human in the lab. This “superman” was simultaneously a master criminal and a Christ figure. The frame shows the fear and astonishment reaction of two villagers towards the lab-created human. This is the first time an artificial womb was presented on screen.