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206 Ratings

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

Directed by Brian Knappenberger
United States, 2014
Documentary, Biography, Crime

Synopsis

Programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz achieved groundbreaking work in social justice and political organizing. His passion for open access ensnared him in a legal nightmare that ended with the taking of his own life at the age of 26.

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The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz Directed by Brian Knappenberger

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

2015 | Winner: Best Documentary Screenplay (Screen)

Sheffield International Documentary Festival

2014 | Winner: Sheffield Youth Jury Award

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