The Internet’s Own Boy The Story of Aaron Swartz

Photo: Noah Berger / Sundance Institute

Aaron Swartz was an amzing guy. Sadly he only really got my attention after the outrage about his death. I backed a Kickstarter concerning a documentary on his life. It took some time to complete and then finally was relased on Vimeo On Demand. All international backers couldn’t watch the thing although we as backers had a code to get the movie first. Region Code: Canada/US. Not really cool… speacially on a project about this topic and person! Well I am glad to see that the movie is now on archive.org.

Also check out this recollection of his role in the Anti-SOPA-Movement:

Probably one of his last interviews:

Watch „The Internet’s Own Boy“ now!

Aaron Swartz

Aaron Hillel Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013) was an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, political organizer, and Internet hacktivist.
Definition from Wikipedia – Aaron Swartz