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Title:
The Internet's own boy
Author:
Knappenberger, Brian, director, screenwriter, film producer, film editor.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Kino Lorber, Inc., [2015]

©2015
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Aaron Swartz was a programming prodigy who helped shape the digital landscape of today. He helped develop the internet protocol RSS and was a co-founder of Reddit. Chronicling his pioneering efforts crusading for open access and free speech and the resulting legal nightmare and tragedy that ensued, the documentary is a dynamic and moving portrait of a brilliant tech millionaire who renounced the values of Silicon Valley startup culture and used technology to tirelessly fight for social justice.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.

Special features: Deleted scenes; Trailer.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Rating: Not rated.
Personal Subject:
UPC:
738329156428
Format :
DVD

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This documentary chronicles the life and career of genius programmer and "information activist" Aaron Swartz, who played a key role in developing the basic Internet protocol RSS as well as being a co-founder of Reddit before he tragically committed suicide at 26. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi


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