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1 hr. 26 min.

Plot Summary
Stephen Hawking, Jane Goodall, Margaret Atwood and others weigh in with their thoughts on whether the pitfalls of progress could actually destroy civilization instead of help it.


Directors: Mathieu Roy , Harold Crooks

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: First Run

Surviving Progress (2011)

Release Date: April 6th, 2012|1 hr. 26 min.

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  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The name of this documentary is Surviving Progress, but that's only because "The Sky Is Falling and We're All Gonna Die" wouldn't fit on a marquee. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    The cumulative power of so many great minds envisioning our potential self-destruction is undeniable. You may start planning your move off the grid before the movie even ends. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    As with many films of its ilk, Surviving Progress takes on more than it can comfortably handle, veering haphazardly from subject to subject. show more

  • November 05, 2012 barnew9
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    the simple truth,but must be hard to swallow for the average materialistic american

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