The Female Computers of World War 2
“Top Secret Rosies” is a wonderful story about some long unsung heroes of both World War II and computing. As introduced on the related web page:
In 1942, when computers were human and women were underestimated, a group of female mathematicians were recruited to complete secret research for the US Army. Top Secret Rosies: The Female Computers of WWII is a one hour documentary that shares the little known story of the women and technology that helped win the war and usher in the modern computer age.