Movie Reviews

Is Human Civilization Unsustainable? A Review of the Film “Surviving Progress”

When I am sick in bed, I watch a lot of movies to help pass the time. Lucky for me, Netflix just released a bunch of television shows and documentary films. One film in particular caught my eye – “Surviving Progress” which was directed by Harold Crooks and Mathieu Roy and released in 2011. Heralded by Roger Ebert as “a …

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Movie Review: Chasing Ice

People say a picture is worth a thousand words. That is what National Geographic photographer-scientist James Balog is betting on will change the minds of a few climate-change skeptics who view this film. Chasing ice documents the rapid retreat of glaciers, which Balog calls “the canary in coal mine” for climate change. The opening scene of the documentary takes place …

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