Silicon Spa is a new documentary film from award winning filmmaker Louis Scheuer. Well known games developers and industry specialists tell the astounding story of how a little known spa town in Warwickshire became the video games capital of the UK.
An impressive industry cast including the Oliver Twins (Blitz) and David Darling (Codemasters), the documentary mixes new interviews with archive footage to create the first definitive film of Leamington Spa's relationship with games developers.
The movie, made in association with Leamington LAMP, was commissioned as part of the Interactive Futures Festival 2019, and will premiere on Thursday 31st January at The Spa Centre, Leamington Spa.
Runtime: 22 minutes
Leamington LAMP is a social enterprise committed to improving people's lives through high quality arts and education projects. Founded in 2014, the company is best known for it's education work with autistic young people and delivery of unusual arts events.
Silicon Spa will premiere at The Spa Centre on Thursday 31st January 2019 at the Interactive Futures Festival. The event will be free. Interactive Futures is a festival dedicated to games, creativity, and culture. Three days of workshops, talks, and events from January 31st-February 2nd will celebrate the games industry and related creative industries to thousands of people.