The Indie Movie follows the experience of three developing company, the makers of Fez, Super Meat Boy and of Braid. It shows how each of these developers goes through their own growing pains of developing these games.
The maker of Fez has been developing for several years, having split off with his partner he finds himself with legal trouble while trying to make his game.
The maker of Braid released his game to great success, but finds himself depressed when players do not understand the deeper meaning behind the game.
The makers of Super Meat Boy find themselves in a time crunch to release their game before a harsh deadline, but are able to release it in time and sell over 20,000 on day 1.