The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin


The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin

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Dan is a 35 year old computer programmer from Pittsburgh who lives a busy life. Along with balancing work, his marriage, and raising his three boys, Dan spends much of his time actively involved in all things Bitcoin. After discovering Bitcoin in 2011, his love and obsession for the crypto-currency was born, revealing an uncharted world of new possibilities for him to explore. Join us as we take a journey through the rapidly growing world of Bitcoin. Along the way, we'll follow the stories of entrepreneurs and startups that are helping shape the new financial frontier. We'll look at the competitive mining market and the various subcultures within the Bitcoin community. You'll encounter a variety of characters and opinions as we examine the social and political impact of an open-source digital currency. Will the rise of Bitcoin bring a monetary paradigm shift that will forever change the world? (C) Gravitas Ventures

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Critic Reviews for The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (4)

  • Rather like being stuck in one long meeting with the almost invariably young, white, middle-class male members of a startup: Their zeal isn't all that infectious unless you're already on the team.

    Oct 5, 2014 | Full Review…

    Dennis Harvey

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  • Functions as an entertaining portrait of the unshakable optimism that governs what's been called a financial Wild West.

    Oct 3, 2014 | Full Review…
  • Whether the crypto-currency in this documentary film is viewed as the inevitable future of e-commerce or a speculative bubble destined to burst, "The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin" makes for an enlightening primer.

    Oct 2, 2014 | Full Review…
  • A circle-jerk for bitcoin zealots who speak primarily in self-deluded Silicon Valley PR drivel.

    Sep 30, 2014 | Full Review…
  • As director and co-writer, Mross provides a lucid explanation of the bitcoin system and an authoritative history of its formative years.

    May 23, 2016 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
  • The cinematic equivalent of the guy everyone desperately tries to avoid talking to at a party for fear of an uncomfortable rant.

    Oct 6, 2014 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

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