Cryptocurrencies are still new to most people. However, the thread associated with them has been included in some films and series. How were they presented by the directors? Here are some interesting productions!
At the very beginning we would like to point out that we didn’t focus on documentary films, or strictly on blockchain and cryptocurrency technology. In this article we will show you some screenings where the viewer may accidentally meet with cryptocurrencies. Some of the themes are long, others shorter, to show how these issues have been woven into the plot of the film or series.
The OA (series)
We’ll start our adventure with an American fantasy series, The OA. The second season made quite an impression on me. You can say that the thread related to blockchain, cloud computing and Ethereum has been woven into the whole screening. When the protagonists get to the new reality, which takes place in 2016, this technology reigns in it. A private investigator is investigating a missing teenager. All this at the request of the grandmother worried about the disappearance of the girl. An older woman tells about her granddaughter sending her money on the phone in Ethera (ETH). The detective follows a mysterious game in which the teenager made $31,000 in a cryptocurrencies…
This production will surely put her away from the typical series. He weave into his plot puzzles, which the viewer discovers in turn. It also touches upon problems of acceptance and the bond that can be formed between strangers. He also shows different faces of man. Shrouded in mystery, the plot makes the series itself quite intriguing. In turn, the plot with blockchain and cryptocurrencies fits perfectly into its continuation.
Mr. Robot (series)
Mr. Robot is an American drama series. In several episodes of the second season, the theme of Bitcoins and the fictional crypto Ecoin – in the plot it is a virtual currency created by the world’s largest conglomerate. The main role in the series is played by a young cybercrime engineer, who also deals with hacking. She suffers from anxiety disorders and clinical depression. One day the protagonist meets a mysterious hacker and gets an unusual task from him…
It is worth mentioning that in 2016 Mr.Robot received the Golden Globe for the best drama series. He also received many nominations for the Emmy award.
The Theory of the Great Jumping (series)
There’s something for people who like to laugh. The Big Jump theory is an American comedy series. In season 11, episode 9 was devoted to the theme of… Bitcoin. Interestingly, this part was called The Bitcoin Entanglement. The protagonists, hearing about the cryptocurrencies market growth, recall that they once dug up Bitcoins…
This is a comedy movie from 2019. A young man suspected of being a millionaire becomes an object of interest for two cunning women who earn their living by extorting money from the opposite sex. One of the main characters is quite carefree. And she keeps all her money in Bitcoins!