Indie Game: The Movie Reviews

June 1, 2012
Like punk rock or alternative comedy, it's a DIY pursuit that pits go-it-alone types against an industry machine, often breeding exciting but intensely idiosyncratic art in the process.
May 29, 2012
You don't have to be the type who keeps an Atari in a trophy case to be enthralled by Indie Game: The Movie.
May 25, 2012
This is about developers communicating with the world in the most creative, productive way they know how. It's about the artistic process.
May 24, 2012
You may have never picked up a game console in your life, but there's universal access thanks to compelling stories in Indie Game: The Movie.
May 18, 2012
It made me care very much about a topic that filled me with indifference.
May 18, 2012
[A] smart, involving documentary...
May 18, 2012
"Indie Game: The Movie" lays bare the passion behind the pixels, revealing the sweat, tears and sleep deprivation that go into trying to make the latest gaming sensation.
May 15, 2012
This is a movie about a subculture, made for that subculture; only hard-core Xboxers need apply.
May 15, 2012
An insightful new geek documentary, well directed by first-timers Lisanne Pajot and James Swirsky.
May 13, 2012
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.
April 26, 2012
They're works of art. They're windows onto the psychology of their creators. They're video games.
February 10, 2012
Compelling glimpse into artistic compulsion in video games.
January 30, 2012
The pic scores big points by drawing a sharp distinction between corporate vidgame programmers and indies.