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Qatsi Collection(1982-2002)

The Qatsi trilogy is the informal name given to a series of non-narrative films produced by Godfrey Reggio and scored by Philip Glass: Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance (1982)Powaqqatsi: Life in Transformation (1988)Naqoyqatsi: Life as War (2002)The titles of all three motion pictures are words from the Hopi language, in which the word qatsi translates to "life." The series was produced by the Institute For Regional Education, who also created the Fund For Change. ()

A series of three films produced by Godfrey Reggio and scored by Philip Glass. The titles of all three films are words from the language of the Hopi people, in which the word "qatsi" means "life".


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Koyaanisqatsi(1982)

NR
| 1h 26min | Documentary
4.0/5 (with 191 votes)

Takes us to locations all around the US and shows us the heavy toll that modern technology is having on humans and the earth. The visual tone poem contains neither dialogue nor a vocalized narration: its tone is set by the juxtaposition of images and the exceptional music by Philip Glass.

Powaqqatsi(1988)

G
| 1h 39min | Documentary
3.7/5 (with 46 votes)

An exploration of technologically developing nations and the effect the transition to Western-style modernization has had on them.

Directed by Godfrey Reggio - With Cheryl Tiegs

Naqoyqatsi(2002)

PG
| 1h 29min | Documentary, Drama, Music, Thriller
3.2/5 (with 45 votes)

A visual montage portrait of our contemporary world dominated by globalized technology and violence.

Directed by Godfrey Reggio
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