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85. The Strange Life and Death of Dr. Turing (1992)

The story of Alan Turing, regarded by many as the father of the modern digital computer. Highlights Turing’s early interest in logic and mathematics, his work at Bletchley Park, his later interest in how the mind works, his homosexuality, prosecution for gross indecency, and his ultimate suicide. BBC Horizon 1992. (48 minutes.)

Produced by Christopher Sykes. See also the British Universites Film & Video Council.