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Surviving progress

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

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