American director Ridley Scott is working on a screen adaptation of the book by journalist Camila Russo (Camila Russo) “The Infinite Machine” about the creation of the Ethereum cryptocurrency.
The film will be produced by Scott Free Productions, founded by brothers Ridley and Tony Scott. Shyam Madiraju has been appointed as screenwriter and director, Ridley Scott will act as the film’s producer.
«The Infinite Machine» (literal translation from English – “Beckonechnaya mashina”) opublikovannaya letom 2020 book that povectvuet o tom, kak devyatnadtsatiletnemu Bitaliku Butepinu udaloc ocnovat ppoekt and ppevpatit ego vo vtopoy Po znachimocti kpiptovalyutny bpend. The work tells about the difficulties that programmers faced in order to make Ethereum a truly popular asset.
Camilla Russo spoke about the collaboration with Ridley Scott in the following vein:
“It’s incredibly exciting that Ridley Scott and the Scott Free team” making a movie with us “Infinite Machine. I can’t think of a better team to turn the gripping story of the people behind the most revolutionary technology since the Internet into a feature film that will capture the hearts of our generation.”