A documentary film list about social change.

Films with the Hacktivism tag:

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz [2014]


Programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz achieved groundbreaking work in social justice and political organizing. His passion for open access ensnared him in a legal nightmare that ended with the taking of his own life at the age of 26.

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists [2012]

Hacktivism Anonymous

Takes us inside the world of Anonymous, the radical "hacktivist" collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The film explores early hacktivist groups like Cult of the Dead Cow and Electronic Disturbance Theater, then moves to Anonymous' raucous beginnings on the website 4chan.