A trio of films by director and activist Godfrey Reggio, The Qatsi Trilogy shows the havoc humankind's fascination with technology has wreaked on the world. The set contains Koyaanisqatsi; Powaqqatsi; and Naqoyqatsi. Special features include interview programs with Godfrey Reggio; the making of Naqoyqatsi; and more.
ContentsKoyaanisqatsi (1983) (86 min.) (1.85:1)
Powaqqatsi (1988) (99 min.) (1.85:1)
Naqoyqatsi (2002) (89 min.) (1.78:1). Supplements for Koyaanisqatsi: Essence of life
Original visual concept
1977 demo version
Trailer. Supplements for Powaqqatsi: Impact of progress
Inspiration and ideas
"The quatsi trilogy"
Trailer. Supplements for Naqoyqatsi: Afterword by the director
The making of "Naqoyatsi"
Philip Glass and Yo-Yo Ma
|Series||Criterion collection ; 639.|
Technology and civilization.
Technology -- Social aspects.
|Publisher|| [New York] :Criterion Collection,2012
|Other Titles|| Koyaanisqatsi (Motion picture)
Powaqqatsi (Motion picture)
Naqoyqatsi (Motion picture)
Glass, Philip. Koyaanisqatsi.
Glass, Philip. Powaqqatsi.
Glass, Philip. Naqoyqatsi.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Music, Philip Glass.
Title from container.
Koyaanisqatsi originally produced as a motion picture in 1983; Powaqqatsi originally produced as a motion picture in 1988; Naqoyqatsi originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
3 videodiscs (274 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (36 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm).
9781604656732 (v. 1)
1604656735 (v. 1)
9781604656756 (v. 2)
1604656751 (v. 2)
9781604656770 (v. 3)
1604656778 (v. 3)