Year: 1982

Genre: Documentary

Duration: 86 mins

Starring: Lou Dobbs and Ted Koppel

Director: Godfrey Reggio

The first of the QATSI trilogy and Reggio's directorial debut. The title is a Hopi Indian word meaning life out of balance.Created between 1975 and 1982, the film is an apocalyptic vision of the collision of two different worlds - urban life and technology versus the environment. The score was composed by Philip Glass.