Oscar winner Alex Gibney’s documentary concerning Steve Jobs. The film debuts at SXSW this month.
In some cases I lose count of the motion pictures regarding Steve Jobs but I’m pretty sure this one wasn’t on my radar until just recently. Premiering at SXSW today is “Steve Jobs: The Guy in the Machine”, a documentary funded by CNN and routed by Alex Gibney, that is simply off launching a controversial Scientology exposé “Going Clear”.
Alex Gibney is one of America’s pre-eminent filmmakers. He gained an Oscar for Taxi to the Dark Side and was nominated for Enron: The Most intelligent People in the Room. Most just recently Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in your home of God gained three Emmys and a Peabody. This springtime Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Idea and a Sinatra doc miniseries airs on HBO.
Reading the Q&A s at Assortment and Hollywood Reporter, it shows up that this isn’t visiting be a love-fest like the new book. Still, offered the subject issue and the brief clip over, I’m intrigued…