Monday, 1 December 2014

Pinball: Documentaries

A list of the documentaries linking to Pinball, Arcades and Games I have recently watched.

Special When Lit
History and nostalgia surround the phenomena of pinball.

Replay
Pinball is back in a big way. This short documentary illustrates its rebirth in NYC

Tilt: The Battle to Save Pinball

Documentary about a last-gasp effort to save the world's largest pinball manufacturer from shuttering its doors

Instructional Pinball

Pinheads: The Story of the Pacific Pinball Museum
Filmed in 2009, this short documentary truly captures the spirit and dedication of the Pacific Pinball Museum

A labor of love, Pins and Needles is a public arcade filled with privately owned pinball machines

Indie Game: The Movie
Indie game developers create games and release them to the world.

Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade 
In the 1980s hardcore gamers compete for high scores at the Twin Galaxies Arcade in Ottumwa, Iowa.

Showland: Behind The Scenes At The Fair
An inside look at Scotland's fairs, which are run by the Showmen's Guild - this year celebrating its 125th anniversary.