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Description: Presented in partnership with IndieCade: International Festival of Independent Games, this event offers a lively weekend of games, talks, panels, and workshops celebrating independent games and the people who make and play them. Concurrently, the Museum will be presenting the exhibition Indie Essentials: 25 Must-Play Games, a showcase of groundbreaking and award-winning independent games from the last decade (on view December 14, 2013 through March 2, 2014).
Venue Description: Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding, enjoyment, and appreciation of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media. In its expanded and renovated facilities - acclaimed for both its accessibility and bold design - the Museum presents exhibitions; screenings of significant works; discussion programs featuring actors, directors, craftspeople, and business leaders; and education programs which serve more than 50,000 students each year. The Museum also houses a significant collection of moving-image artifacts.