Decoding Alan Turing

Decoding Alan Turing

UK, 2008, 17 Minute Running Time
World Premiere
Genre/Subjects: Biography / History, Documentary, Gay, Homophobia
Program: Shorts
Language: English

DIRECTOR: Christopher Racster

Uncovers Alan Turing, British WWII hero at the center of US/UK Intelligence, now hailed as the father of the modern computer. His mysterious suicide in 1954 (by eating a cyanide laced apple) has gained him cult status, and spawned an urban legend that the Apple Computer logo is a nod to his genius.

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