The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin
Crypto Currency Documentary: The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin - A computer programmer becomes fascinated with the digital currency Bitcoin, and through his involvement in the Bitcoin community, we learn about the impending global impact of this amazing new technology.
The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014)
Director: Nicholas Mross
Writers: Patrick Lope, Daniel Mross
Stars: Gavin Andresen, Brian Armstrong, Margaux Avedisian
Genre: Documentary, History, News
Country: USA | Panama | Japan | Canada
Release Date: 10 October 2014 (USA)
Also Known As: Bitcoin: en digital pengebinge
Filming Locations: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
"Dan is a 35 year old computer programmer from Pittsburgh who lives a busy life. Along with balancing work, his marriage, and raising his three boys, Dan spends much of his time actively involved in all things Bitcoin. After discovering Bitcoin in 2011, his love and obsession for the crypto-currency was born, revealing an uncharted world of new possibilities for him to explore. Join us as we take a journey through the rapidly growing world of Bitcoin. Along the way, we'll follow the stories of entrepreneurs and startups that are helping shape the new financial frontier. We'll look at the competitive mining market and the various subcultures within the Bitcoin community. You'll encounter a variety of characters and opinions as we examine the social and political impact of an open-source digital currency. Will the rise of Bitcoin bring a monetary paradigm shift that will forever change the world?" Written by Nicholas Mross on IMDb.com
"For the inquisitive minds about the inherent flaws in our current monetary system and how money works in general, this simplified overview of Bitcoin is truly refreshing. Many complex issues about the protocol is explained in laymen terms to enable any family member to appreciate the invention for what it accomplishes. The internet of money has been spawn and naysayers would one day regret not having explored this invention beyond first misconceptions. This documentary provides a great intro into the early adopters' lives and why the community is blossoming in a time when the rest of the world is sinking deeper into depression and debt. It invites one to look beyond mainstream misrepresentations and that it is only a black market currency. Great documentary indeed. Would recommend it to any friend." Written by dawiepoolman on IMDb.com
"I watched and totally enjoyed it. It is quite easy to watch and almost completely non technical which is good for the non-bit-coiners. It covers basically all the highs and lows of bit-coin from almost day one and right up to the fall of the biggest exchange .
There is no hiding of all the problems bit-coin had and faces in the future but at the same time it is very optimistically told (of course).
Even if you are not interested in investing in this- it is good to know what it is all about- and this movie can introduce the subject in an interesting way .
It would be interesting to hear an opinion of someone who basically doesn't know anything about bit-coin - whom I think should really be the people to watch this." Written by ari-saltiel on IMDb.com
Also Known As (AKA)
(original title) The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin
Japan (Japanese title) ビットコイン 夢と未来
Norway Bitcoin: en digital pengebinge
Russia Восхождение биткойна
UK The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin