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EP #72: Bitcoin: The End of Money As We Know It!

Published on July 19th, 2015 by johnbarrett

On today's show I interview film producer Torsten Hoffman about the release of his new Bitcoin Documentary, Bitcoin: The End Of Money As We Know It which recently picked up two awards at the Freedom Fest in Las Vegas. In the words of Calvin Tran, this important documentary is: "Dynamic and filled to the brim with hard-hitting history. There’s electricity in the pace, a kineticism in the narration, a fervor in the subject matter and the high-stakes world of finance. It is a rapid film that catches you off guard, with a title as provocative as itself." Join me listeners in talking with Mr. Hoffman about this great film.


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One year after the successful Kickstarter campaign of Bitcoin: The End Of Money As We Know It and three days after the world premier at Freedom Fest 2015 in Las Vegas where the documentary picked up two awards as "Best International Documentary" and "Best Libertarian Theme" the film is now released on several Video on Demand platforms.

Torsten Hoffmann, the film's writer, director and producer said: "It has been a long journey and we want to thank the Bitcoin community for their support on Kickstarter,Twitter, Reddit and Facebook." He points out that the film is not targeted at savvy Bitcoin users who already grasp the disruptive nature of the technology. "Instead, this documentary is for your friends and colleagues who don't 'get it yet'".

Watch the trailer here:

The film is available at:
Vimeo on Demand (rent and download),
BitTorrent Bundle (download with bonus materials)

AND REMEMBER THE PROMO CODE for 20% off the price of this film: gravy20

Or pay in bitcoin at:

  • Winner of 2015 Best International Documentary award at Anthem Film Festival (Freedom Fest)*
  • Winner of 2015 Best Libertarian Theme Film at Anthem Film Festival (Freedom Fest)*
  • Winner of 2015 Special Jury Prize at Amsterdam Film Festival*
  • Official Selection at 2015 Southeastern Film Festival*

Bitcoin: The End of Money As We Know It


Ode To Satoshi

Ode to Satoshi lyrics & melody by John Barrett
Copyright 2014 RJM Publishing - BMI Nashville.

Lead Vocal, Harmony Vocals, Harmonica, Snare Drum: John Barrett
Harmony vocals: John Barrett, Connie Sinclair and Lij Shaw
Guitar: Jonathan Brown
Mandolin: Ben Miller
Bass Guitar: Michael Rinne

Initial tracks recorded by Mark Thornton of Sidekick Sound Studios, Madison, TN. All other tracks Recorded, Mixed and Mastered at The Toy Box Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
Engineer: Lij Shaw. Assistant to engineer: Don "The Don" Bates
Produced by John Barrett & Elijah "Lij" Shaw

Special thanks to Alan Baird for his dobro, guitar and mandolin playing on many of the shows. Now that's some pickin man! Thanks also to Alex Munoz Guijarro for his excellent pedal steel playing on many of our shows.

Interviews for this episode were recorded and edited by John Barrett at The Tree House Studio - Nashville, Tennessee. All shows are produced by John Barrett with the moral support of his trusty sidekick Maxwell Rascalnikov CoyoTe Rex, aka Max.

Theme song “Gravy” by the band, Eleanor Roosevelt with Elijah "Lij" Shaw on fiddle.

And a big thank you for moral support from my good friends at The Tennessee Bitcoin Alliance: http://TennesseeBitcoin.org

And thanks again to Andreas Antonopoulos for his words of wisdom and hope for us all.

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