Indie Game: The Movie

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Indie Game: The Movie is a feature documentary about video games, their creators and the craft. The film follows the dramatic journeys of video game developers as they create and release their games to the world. The film tells the emotional story of friends Edmund McMillen & Tommy Refenes, as they craft their first Xbox game: "Super Meat Boy". It follows Phil Fish, the creator of the highly-anticipated game: "FEZ". After 4 years of working in near solitude, Phil reveals his opus to the public for the first time. And, the film tells the surprising story of one of the highest-rated video games of all time:"Braid". The film is about making video games, but at its core, it's about the creative process, and exposing yourself through your work. In short: Making fun and games is anything but fun and games.

  1. James Swirsky


  2. Lisanne Pajot


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jonathan Blow

    Jonathan Blow


  2. Phil Fish

    Phil Fish


  3. EM

    Edmund McMillen


  4. TR

    Tommy Refenes


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue -


Release Information

  • May 18, 2012
    NR, Theatrical



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