An exceptional film about an exceptional game
CGDC 2016 was proud to host a public screening of "Thank You For Playing". This exceptional film documents the struggles and achievements of the Green family while creating the game "That Dragon, Cancer" about their son, Joel's battle with terminal cancer. Both the film and game have received critical acclaim for their emotional impact and artistic quality.
AND STRANGELY EXISTENTIAL"
- THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
- THE NEW YORKER
"THE MOST IMPORTANT
VIDEOGAME MOVIE EVER MADE"
The showing of the film included an in-person introduction by the game’s development team, Numinous Games.
The film concluded with a short Q & A session with the filmmakers, David Osit and Malika Zouhali-Worrall.