Indie Game: The Movie Poster

Release Date: May 18th, 2012

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
Indie game developers create games and release them to the world.

Director: Lisanne Pajot, James Swirsky

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Makes a compelling case for games as not only clever hand-eye coordination exercises, but also as manifestations of their creators' emotional and philosophical viewpoints. show more

  • Video-game developers: Geeks, nerds, socially adrift obsessives. Indie Game thankfully gets past such base introductions in a flash and graduates to far more engrossing levels – levels which open up into the real worlds of the best independent game developers working their craft. show more

  • Well-crafted and intelligent, this film is an illumination of the agony of creation – the self-doubt, the obsession, the life sacrifices – that are the core, not merely the side-effects of those define themselves through "art." show more

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