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Koyaanisqatsi : life out of balance

Author: Godfrey ReggioPhilip GlassRonald FrickeFrancis Ford CoppolaInstitute for Regional Education (Albuquerque, N.M.)All authors
Publisher: Carmel, Calif. : Pacific Arts Video Records, 1983.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously: crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Experimental films
Time-lapse films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Godfrey Reggio; Philip Glass; Ronald Fricke; Francis Ford Coppola; Institute for Regional Education (Albuquerque, N.M.); Pacific Arts Video Records.; Island Alive, Inc.
OCLC Number: 13992070
Notes: Intended audience: general.
Recorded in hifi stereo.
"PAVR 539."
Credits: Producer, director, Godfrey Reggio; music, Philip Glass; cinematography, Ron Fricke.
Cast: Francis Ford Coppola.
Description: 1 videocassette (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: Crazy life --
Life in turmoil --
Life disintegrating --
Life out of balance --
A state of life that calls for another way of living.
Other Titles: Life out of balance
Responsibility: Institute for Regional Education ; Island Alive release.

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Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously: crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind.

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