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GAMBIT Presents Two New Gaming Documentaries (with director Q&A)

Thursday, January 12, 2012 - Friday, January 13, 2012

Thu Jan 12, 07-09:00pm, 10-250, “GOING CARDBOARD” screening
Fri Jan 13, 07-09:00pm, 10-250, “GET LAMP” screening

No enrollment limit, no advance sign up
Participants requested to attend all sessions (non-series)

The Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab presents two new films about the world of gaming. Both screenings are with the directors in attendance who will run a Q and A after the completion of the film. On January 12th is Lorien Green’s new documentary, “Going Cardboard” which takes you into the world of “designer” board gaming, from the community of enthusiastic fans to the publishers and self-publishers, and of course, the designers. On January 13th is the documentary by Jason Scott entitled “Get Lamp” Get Lamp is a documentary that will tell the story of the creation of “computer adventure games”, in the words of the people who made them.

“Going Cardboard” trailer: http://vimeo.com/30215745

“Get Lamp” trailer: http://www.getlamp.com/trailer/
Contact: Generoso Fierro, NE25-385, x3-5038, generoso@mit.edu

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Start:
Thursday, January 12, 2012
End:
Friday, January 13, 2012
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Venue

MIT Building 10, Room 250
222 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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