Interregnum (2010)



Province: Ontario
Discipline(s): Animation
Duration: 00:06:00
Credit(s): Nick Fox-Gieg, Director

Nick Fox-Gieg, Writer

Colm Feore, Voice Actor

Nick Fox-Gieg, Voice Actor

Nicole Stamp, Voice Actor

Nick Fox-Gieg, Producer

Description: Interregnum is loosely based on the extraordinary career of René Carmille, history’s first known computer hacker. It’s not commonly known that the government of Nazi-occupied France launched a ghastly and unprecedented experiment in information science: much of the Vichy bureaucracy, including the operation of the death camps, was automated with punch-card computers. However, the technology was so new that the Nazis didn’t understand its potential vulnerabilities…

Premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.