Original title: Atanasoff : father of the computer
Production: Eyesteelfilm; National Film Board of Canada
Director: Mila Aung-Thwin; Daniel Cross
Script: Mila Aung-Thwin; Kirwan Cox
Photography: Mark Ellam
Genre: Biographical documentary
Languages available: English
Significant inventions tend to make their creators famous. Most people know who invented the telephone, the light bulb, and the airplane. But what about the digital computer? Who invented one of the most important devices in human history?