GameLoading: Rise of the Indies explores
the vibrant global community of indie game creators. These unique voices, of
all backgrounds and nationalities, are disrupting the traditional game
development industry, making personal, innovative experiences.
In the spirit of movements like the French New Wave, the Punk scene and the
Grunge scene, hundreds of indie auteurs are emerging and finding success with
their own unique voices and artistic goals. GameLoading: Rise of the Indies
captures this exciting moment in time.
The film showcases a wide variety of indie developers behind some of the most
important games of the past few years and takes a broad snapshot of this
diverse, creative community on an international scale. Some of the developers
featured include Davey Wreden (The Stanley Parable), Rami Ismail (Vlambeer),
Christine Love (Analogue: A Hate Story), Zoe Quinn (Depression Quest) and many
The film demystifies what goes into making a game and explores where this art
form has come from and where it may be going.
GameLoading: Rise of the Indies is a
feature documentary exploring the world of indie game developers – their craft,
their games, their dreams, and how they have forever changed the landscape of
games culture. Disrupting the big-budget industry, indie games have altered the
art form through their innovative, varied and personal games. Small teams of
passionate and creative developers are offering an alternate voice to players.
GameLoading captures this pivotal point in history, where video games have
become more personal than ever before.
Producer/Director: Anna Brady & Lester Francois
Associate Producer: Jess O'Farrell
Cinematographer: Cam Matheson
Editor: Cliff Wilding
Composer: Tim Shiel
Davey Wreden (The Stanley Parable)
Rami Ismail (Vlambeer)
Christine Love (Analogue: A Hate Story)
Zoe Quinn (Depression Quest)
Trent Kusters (Armello)
Robin Arnott (SoundSelf)
Auriea Harvey & Michaël Samyn (Tale of Tales)