The official short film adaptation of Papers, Please; The award winning 2013 indie game by Lucas Pope is out now and free to watch.

Papers, Please the video game takes place in the fictional Eastern European country of Arstotzka, in the year 1982, after a six-year long war with neighbouring country Kolechia resulting in continued political hostilities. The player assumes the role of an immigration inspector who must review the provided paper work of each immigrant and returning citizen, then decide who will be granted entry to Arstotzka, who will be denied entry and who will be detained based on whether or not all the required paperwork is presented and in working order.

The premise may sound dull but it