Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance (1983)

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  • Director

    Godfrey Reggio

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    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Koyaanisqatsi Original
  • Koyaanisqatsi Concerto for Film and Orchestra Alternative


A view of contemporary America, both the countryside and urban industrial regions. Film uses time-lapse, slow motion, aerial and infra-red photography, has no commentary and is set to a symphonic score written by Philip Glass.

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