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Tron digitization of the body
by Critical Commons Manager `

The original Tron movie presents an amusing combination of cinematic voice synthesis with a command line interface when provoking a master computer to digitize a human being into cyberspace via laser scan. A combination of analogue and 3D videographics signify the entry into the mainframe computer's memory banks.

This Commentary is related to the following Clips:
Tron, Cyberspace, and Digitizing the Body by Steven Lisberger (1982) Command line interface plus voice synthesis leads to a laser-scan digitization of the body