Want to know more about the computer that we at Distrita writes so much about? Then its time to find popcorn or something else nice to eat and drink! The Amiga Years is a fantastic documentary about the Amiga years, that is a worth a watch! You can watch it thru the Vimeo On Demand service!

See the nice Trailer here right now! And then you should order and watch the documentary that is made by Gracious Films!


When you purchase your Vimeo on Demand service for this documentary, you purchase will contain 3 hours of content made up of the main feature film and also special features! This is really a gem for every Amiga fan but also for people that wants to know more about one of the computer that was made in mind for dreamers and visionaries.

From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years! is a feature film documentary that explores the influence of the Commodore Amiga and how it influenced a generation of developers to take video game development, music and publishing to a whole new level which then changed the video game industry forever!

This film, which is the sequel to the acclaimed ‘From Bedrooms to Billions’ (2014) looks at the creation of the now legendary Commodore Amiga a remarkable and very personal tale told by the surviving team members themselves. The film then goes onto explore how once released in 1985 the Commodore Amiga helped evolve the video games industry as a whole new set of games and experiences were possible thanks to its incredible custom hardware. Many of these styles of games, music and demos as well as development techniques honed during the Amiga era are still present in the video games industry we know today.

Interviews include the creators of Populous, The Secret of Monkey Island, Sensible World of Soccer, Defender of the Crown, Syndicate, Alien Breed, Wings, Shadow of the Beast, Turrican II, The First Samurai, Another World, Flashback and many many others this film will be of great interest to anyone who enjoys either games or the history of the quite remarkable video games industry. – Vimeo on Demand site

Watch it now! You find everything on Vimeo’s on Demand page!

The price is either 4.49 Euro for rent or 13.37 Euro for Stream + download anytime!
Happy Watching!

David Pleasance