(NR) USA – 1 hr 23 min
2020 · d. Noah Hutton
Starring Henry Markram
Rental: $12.00 (48 hour streaming period)
In 2009, brilliant neuroscientist Henry Markram made an audacious declaration—he would build a realistic computer simulation of the human brain within ten years. A decade in the making, this documentary traces a twisting saga of a visionary science entangled with money, ego, and ambition.
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After you watch the film, check out this recorded Q&A featuring director Noah Hutton and filmmaker Werner Herzog, moderated by Molly Webster (Radiolab).
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