Alex Winter is an American actor and filmmaker who produced and directed the feature documentary Downloaded, which charts the history of the ‘digital revolution’ and the story of Napster in particular.

Alex presented the film at Hot Docs 2013 and joined us at Bar Neon to discuss the film, the challenges faced in representing the subject matter, and his interest in the Internet more broadly.

 

 

This interview was released in November of 2013 as part of Issue #16.