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  • Release Date: May 03, 1988
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 37 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Godfrey Reggio


Powaqqatsi was the second of the feature-length "non narrative" films produced, directed and co-scripted by [[Performer~P107834~Godfrey Reggio~godfreyreggio]]. As in his earlier Koyaanisqatsi, Reggio utilizes a collage of sounds and gimmicked-up images to make a comment on modern life. And as in the earlier film, Reggio's onslaught of imagery is backed up by the music of [[Performer~P91719~Philip Glass~philipglass]]. This time, Reggio concentrates on Third World cultures, and the way those cultures are...more