The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
With a magical new invention that promised to revolutionize blood testing, Elizabeth Holmes became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, heralded as the next Steve Jobs. Then, overnight, her $10-billion-dollar company dissolved. The rise and fall of Theranos is a window into the psychology of fraud.
The film is directed by Alex Gibney, and produced by Alex Gibney, Erin Edeiken, and Jessie Deeter. The Inventor had its world premiere at Sundance in January of 2019.