Thanks to Nikral's "The Almost Definitive Guide to Video Game Documentaries" from http://www.giantbomb.com/profile/nikral/the-almost-definitive-guide-to-video-game-documentaries/30-77352/
Also thanks to Pixel Prospector's "Big List of Video Game Documentaries" from http://www.pixelprospector.com/the-big-list-of-video-game-documentaries/
Check these links out for more documentaries not listed on IMDB.
Listed in chronological order.
Suggestions are welcome.
Special When Lit
What made more money than the entire American movie industry through the 50s and 60s? Pinball. Special... (97 mins.)
“ It is my view that pinball culture acted as a partial precursor to video game culture. So I have included pinball movies to this list. ” - org1andrew
Indie Game: The Movie
A documentary that follows the journeys of indie game developers as they create games and release those works, and themselves, to the world. (94 mins.)
Below the surface of a simple game is an underbelly of corruption, money, partying, drugs, and even death. (88 mins.)
An intimate, fascinating look at computer gamers whose lives have been transformed by the emerging, hugely popular genre of computer games. (94 mins.)
The Video Game Revolution
A light-hearted look at the worldwide phenomenon of video games, and how they have revolutionized technology and forever changed popular culture.
With limited sound, simple graphics, and tiny amounts of computing power, the first games on home computers...
Tetris: From Russia with Love
The story behind the fiendishly addictive game, a tale of high stakes, intimidation and legal feuds set against the backdrop of Cold War tensions between East and West. (60 mins.)
Beyond the Game
Documentary about Worldchampionship 2007 WarcraftIII players, leading roles for Dutch player "Grubby" and Chinese player "Sky". (75 mins.)
The Future of Pinball
In 1998 pinball was dying, thanks to a saturated market and shrinking player base. Williams, the world's largest pinball manufacturer... (58 mins.)
King of Chinatown
King of Chinatown takes an in-depth look at the culture of video games, an industry that has evolved into a worldwide... (62 mins.)
Race to World First
'Race to World First' documents the struggles, triumphs, and frustrations of the 25-man World of Warcraft... (68 mins.)
(2002 TV Series)
G4's show of original profiles, interviews and histories of the people, characters and companies that have shaped today's computer and video game landscape. (30 mins.)
Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters
A documentary that captures the greatest world record Tetris players as they prepare for the Classic Tetris World Championship...
Although technology continues to evolve, a group of die-hard gamers refuses to abandon the classic arcade games of yesteryear... (52 mins.)
/afk: Away from Keyboard
Twelve million gamers escape into the World of Warcraft each day. Is it possible for an escape to become an addiction?
Gold Farmers is a documentary that investigates the real money trade in the virtual world of online games... (42 mins.)
Special documentary look at how pop culture's 'new dark continent,' video games, are changing the world. (120 mins.)
Focus: A Documentary
FOCUS is a documentary about Mike Ross, an average 26-year-old African-American, unemployed college graduate... (71 mins.)
I Got Next
I Got Next" is a documentary on the fighting game community. It follows four prominent players, Justin Wong... (97 mins.)
Bang the Machine
A documentary of an exhibition tournament in Japan showing the difference between American and Japanese gaming cultures. (80 mins.)
Moral Kombat takes a look into the controversial subject of violence in video games. Director Spencer... (81 mins.)
Chronicles the history of the game "Super Columbine Massacre RPG!." The film traces back the 16-bit role-playing game to its inception... (94 mins.)
Infinite Lives: The Road to E3
Infinite Lives: The Road to E3 is an independently-produced documentary that follows four friends from the American Midwest in their 2300-mile... (93 mins.)