Sunday 07th October 2012 from 17h30 to 19h30
Salle 1 / Auditorium
- Directed by
- Mathieu Roy, Harold Crooks
- Written by
- Harold Crooks, Mathieu Roy
- Produced by
- Cinémaginaire Inc. - ONF - Big Picture Media Corporation
Documentary, Canada, 2011, 86 min
Competition Grand Jury
Ronald Wright’s bestseller "A Short History of Progress" inspired this cinematic requiem to progress-as-usual. Throughout human history, what seemed like progress often backfired. Some of the world's foremost thinkers, activists, bankers, and scientists challenge us to overcome progress traps, which destroyed past civilizations and lie treacherously embedded in our own.
Debate with :
- Serge Galam, research director CNRS
- Dorothée Benoit-Browaeys, VivAgora General delegate
- More information on the official website.
- Visit Arte website's page dedicated to the film. (in French and German)
- Have a look at the press kit of the film.
- Have a look at the poster of the film.
- The film can be rent and bought on Arte's website.