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Qatsi Trilogy (Criterion Collection) Blu-ray
Qatsi Trilogy (Criterion Collection)

Qatsi Trilogy (Criterion Collection)

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A singular artist and activist, Godfrey Reggio is best known for his galvanizing trio of films The Qatsi Trilogy. Astonishingly photographed, and featuring unforgettable, cascading scores by Philip Glass (Mishima), these are immersive sensory experiencesthat meditate on the havoc humankind's fascination with technology has wreaked on our world. From 1983's Koyaanisqatsi (the title is a Hopi word that means "life out of balance") to 1988's Powaqqatsi ("life in transformation") to 2002's Naqoyqatsi ("lifeas war"), Reggio takes us on an edifying journey from the ancient to the contemporary, from nature to industry and back again, all the while keeping our eyes wide with wonder.Films IncludeKoyaanisqatsiAn unorthodox work in every way, Godfrey Reggio's Koyaanisqatsi was nevertheless a sensation when it was released in 1983. The film wordlessly surveys the rapidly changing environments of the northern hemisphere. The director, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glasscreated an astonishing collage; the film shuttles the viewer from one jaw-dropping vision to the next, moving from images of untouched nature to others depicting human beings' increasing reliance on technology. Often using hypnotic time-lapse photography,Koyaanisqatsi looks at our world from an angle unlike any other.PowaqqatsiFive years after Godfrey Reggio stunned audiences with Koyaanisqatsi, he joined forces again with composer Philip Glass and other collaborators for a second chapter. Here, Reggio turns his sights on third world nations in the southern hemisphere. Forgoing the sped-up aesthetic of the first film, Powaqqatsi employs a meditative slow motion in order to reveal the everyday beauty of the traditional ways of life of nati
Title: Qatsi Trilogy (Criterion Collection)
Genre: Special Interest-Nature, Box Sets
Starring: Godfrey Reggio
Director: Godfrey Reggio
Studio: Criterion
Attributes: Digital Theater System, Widescreen, 3PC
Release Date: 12/11/2012
Product Type: Blu-ray
Rated: NR
UPC: 715515100618
Item #: 453217X

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