“The Encyclopedia Game” is a documentary film about Wikipedia vandalism. The film focuses on the stories of a handful of Wikipedians who have managed to be banned from the site for one reason or another. All have been accused of some sort of vandalism or disruption. Are they guilty? Are they innocent? Or is the truth more complicated than that? This is a quirky character documentary with fascinating stories that shed light on the inner workings of Wikipedia, the world’s most used source for encyclopedic information.
Filled with enthralling stories of Wikipedia vandalism, quirky and eccentric characters, and offering a look behind the scenes of the world’s most used and trusted source of information, “The Encyclopedia Game” is at once amusing, intriguing, and endearing.
Director – Ryan F. White
Producer – Phil Eldred & J.J. Stein
Writer – Phil Eldred
Camera – Ryan F. White
Editor – Bruno Toré, Turkey Run Productions
Colorist – Kate Izor, Turkey Run Productions