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The Four Lives of Federico Faggin

From the Invention of the Microprocessor to the New Science of Consciousness

Overview

Genre
Biography, Contemporary Issues, Reality, Science, and Supernatural
Synopsis

Federico Faggin shares his fascinating journey through the ages, from being born in war-time Italy to living the American dream as he became the renown physicist, serial entrepreneur, designer of the first microprocessors and inventor of devices we still use everyday such as the touchscreen and touchpad. Then, thirty years ago, while breaking through the frontiers of artificial intelligence, he had an experience that led him to question the fundamental aspects of consciousness, the nature of reality, and life beyond the ordinary material world.

Stage
finished
Running time
30 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Pure Grain Digital Productions
Country
United States
Years of Production
2020-2021
Locations
Silicon Valley

Distribution Details

Release year
2021
Festivals
will know soon!
Awards
Hopefully
Distribution
Preparing for virutal screening events and film festivals, then hopefully PBS and other platforms.
Language
English
Subtitles
Italian, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese

Photos

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