Clip from "Interregnum" (Flash Animation, 2010, 25 sec. clip)

Writer/ Director/ Director of Animation: Nick Fox-Gieg
Animator: Jeanne Stern

Official selection of Toronto International Film Festival. Created for
Bravo Canada.

"Interregnum is 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