Pirates of Silicon Valley


1h 36m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Television movie based on the true-life visionaries whose battle to rule the fledgling computer empire changed the world. Focuses on the battle between rivals Steve Jobs of Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft.

Film Details

Also Known As
Triumph of the Geeks
Release Date
1999
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

Television movie based on the true-life visionaries whose battle to rule the fledgling computer empire changed the world. Focuses on the battle between rivals Steve Jobs of Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft.

Crew

Patricia Androff

Makeup Artist

Brian Edward Avery

Stunts

Steve Badillo

Production

Ellis J Barbacoff

Assistant Property Master

Perry Barndt

Stunts

Aaron Barsky

Assistant Director

Gary Baxley

Stunts

Maxine Bergen

Script Supervisor

Ted Blaisdell

Other

Stephanie Blakemore

Lighting

Tony Bonaventura

Property Master

Jon Boyden

Set Costumer

Stephen W Bridgewater

Advisor

John Brimley

Stunts

Martyn Burke

Screenplay

Marjorie Burstein

Casting Associate

John Bush

Graphics

Kris Campbell

Adr Supervisor

Jacob Chambers

Stunts

Laura Lee Connery

Stunts

Joe Cosentino

Transportation Captain

Gary Davies

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Julian De La Pena

Lighting

Dale Destapani

Other

Joseph Dougherty

Co-Executive Producer

Bill E Edwarss

Costume Supervisor

Frank Fitzpatrick

Music

Christina Fong

Assistant Director

David A Foster

Location Manager

Lisa Freiberger

Casting

Paul Freiberger

Book As Source Material

Bryan Gawron

Post-Production Supervisor

Jeffrey Ginn

Production Designer

Tony Giron

Production Assistant

Brandt Gordon

Art Department Coordinator

Basil Bryant Grillo

Assistant Director

Jack Guberman

Lighting

Sergio Gutierrez

Dolly Grip

Owen Hablutzel

Grip

Steven Haft

Executive Producer

Stephen Halbert

Sound Mixer

Richard Halsey

Editor

Catherine Harper

Foley Artist

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Geno Hart

Transportation Coordinator

Anna E Hayward

Set Production Assistant

Kelly Hernsdorf

Set Decorator

Tanya Noel Hill

Music Editor

Chris Howell

Stunt Coordinator

Stacy Howell

Stunts

Doug Hyun

Photography

Thomas Jaeger

Production Assistant

Selina Jayne

Makeup Artist

Steve Jazkowiak

Foley

Sue Jennings

Production Supervisor

W Merritt Johnson

Assistant

Ross Judd

Camera Operator

John Kessler

Sound Editor

Erwin H Kupitz

Wig Supplier

Jeff Levy

Lighting Technician

Michael Lewis

Accounting Assistant

Ryan Lichterman

Production Assistant

Debra Light

Assistant Editor

Byron Linville

Production Assistant

Nick Lombardo

Executive Producer

Juan A Lopez

Set Costumer

Lesa Lotito

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Kurt Lott

Stunts

Georgia Margo

Assistant Production Coordinator

Glenn Mathias

Transportation Co-Captain

Dorine Maze

Set Production Assistant

David Medrano

Stunts

Nick Mestrandrea

Craft Service

Leanne Moore

Unit Production Manager

Leanne Moore

Producer

Celine Moss

Assistant Camera Operator

Donald Murray

Dialogue Consultant

Artie Najera

Grip

Vince Nicastro

Foley Artist

Katie Nilson

Lighting Technician

Kyle "snappy" Oliver

Assistant Location Manager

Jimmy Owens

Assistant

Nadia Paine

Assistant

Matthew J Palamartz

Medic

Cristina Papadakis

Costumes

Ernesto Perez

Best Boy

Tricia Peters

Stunts

Joan Phillips

Hair Stylist

Don Pipes

Colorist

Michael J Powler

Graphics

Victor Price

Grip

Ousama Rawi

Director Of Photography

Rusty Redican

Camera

John Rice

Sound Editor

Jason Rodriguez

Stunts

May Routh

Costume Designer

Jason Russo

Stunts

John J Rutchland

Construction Coordinator

Hillary Sachs

Casting Associate

Amanda Schreiber

Assistant

Tom Schurke

Video

Doug Scott

On-Set Dresser

Phillip Seretti

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Phillip Seretti

Sound Supervisor

Gregory Sill

Music Supervisor

Patti Small

Production Accountant

Tonia Smith-forsbert

Stunts

Michael Swaine

Book As Source Material

Gary Tachell

Assistant Camera Operator

Randal Tambling

Key Grip

Mark Thornhill

Assistant

Mark Trapenberg

Set Production Assistant

R Gern Trowbridge

Other

Robert W Vandling

Sound Effects

Alek Vila

Graphic Designer

R. Walter Vincent

Other

Janja Vujivich

Sound

Chris Walkowiak

Special Effects Foreman

Jen Wall

Production

Tracy Warbin

Makeup Artist

Ward Welton

Other

Tony Williams

Hair

Kurt Wolff

Dolly Grip

James Wright

Consultant

Leong Yee

Accounting Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Triumph of the Geeks
Release Date
1999
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video October 12, 1999

Released in United States on Video August 30, 2005

Aired in United States June 20, 1999

Aired in United States August 30, 2005

Aired in United States 1999

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (American Independent Cinema) May 13 - June 6, 1999.

Although the official premiere date is June 20, 1999, "Pirates of Silicon Valley" was telecast on TNT on Wednesday, May 19, 1999, to qualify it for Emmy Award consideration.

Began shooting October 1998.

Working title: "Triumph of the Geeks."