About the film
biography electrical engineer information technology computer science
The Bit Player
Release Date: May 29, 2019
|Slogan||:||«Who would think of a flaming trumpet?»|
|Production Companies||:||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)|
|Producers||:||Mark Levinson, Michael Bowes, Blake Ashman-Kipervaser, Amenya Makuku, Michelle Effros, Christina Fragouli, Quentin Little, Alon Orlitsky, Ruediger Urbanke, Omar Deleon, Bradley Grenon, Raul Martinez, Rita Raider, Sarah Rummel, Lauren Vanderschuur|
The Bit Player tells the story of an overlooked genius, Claude Shannon (the "Father of Information Theory"), who revolutionized the world, but never lost his childlike curiosity.