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Friday, June 29, 2012
7:25 PM - 9:00 PM

Surviving Progress film

SURVIVING PROGRESS Canada, 2011, Mathieu Roy, Harold Crooks Is human progress always a good thing? Or could some advances with short-term benefits but long-term liabilities be hastening civilization?s collapse? Renowned thinkers like Stephen Hawking, David Suzuki, Jane Goodall, and Margaret Atwood address these questions in this provocative new film inspired by Ronald Wright?s bestseller A Short History of Progress. ?Does a remarkable job weaving together big ideas in a crisp, coherent, easy-to-take fashion?Never becomes informational overload.? ?Variety. Cleveland premiere. 35mm. 86 min.

SURVIVING PROGRESS Canada, 2011, Mathieu Roy, Harold Crooks Is human progress always a good thing? Or could some advances with short-term benefits but long-term liabilities be hastening civilization?s collapse? Renowned thinkers like Stephen Hawking, David Suzuki, Jane Goodall, and Margaret Atwood address these questions in this provocative new film inspired by Ronald Wright?s bestseller A Short History of Progress. ?Does a remarkable job weaving together big ideas in a crisp, coherent, easy-to-take fashion?Never becomes informational overload.? ?Variety. Cleveland premiere. 35mm. 86 min.

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