Surviving Progress

Near the beginning of the film Surviving Progress, a number of noted academics, environmentalists, economists, and thinkers are asked to define progress. Nearly all of them respond with a look of deep concentration but say little, while one immediately begs off and states that it’s simply too complex to define. So if we aren’t exactly sure what progress...read more

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Surviving Progress - Trailer 1
02:01 — Surviving Progress presents the story of human advancement as awe-inspiring and double-edged. It reveals the risk of running the 21st centurys softwar (more…)
Surviving Progress - Official Trailer
02:04 — Technological advancement, economic development, population increase - are they signs of a thriving society? Or too much of a good thing? Based on the (more…)
Surviving Progress
Technological advancement, economic development, population increase - are they signs of a thriving society? Or too much of a good thing? Based on the (more…)
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01:59 — Based on Ronald Wright's bestselling book A Short History of Progress, this documentary provides a subversive diagnosis of mankind's unique abilities (more…)

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  • Released: 2011
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Near the beginning of the film Surviving Progress, a number of noted academics, environmentalists, economists, and thinkers are asked to define progress. Nearly all of them respond with a look of deep concentration but say little, while one immediately beg… (more)

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