Surviving Progress Poster

Release Date: April 6th, 2012

DVD Release Date: September 25th, 2012

Not Yet Rated|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.

Director: Mathieu Roy , Harold Crooks

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: First Run

Ratings & Reviews

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  • After nearly 90 minutes of human folly, though, Surviving Progress can't very well conclude with a tribute to mankind. So, to end on a hopeful note, the movie turns to a chimp. show more

  • 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

  • Surviving Progress is a bright, entertaining (!), coherent argument in favor of these principles I have simplified so briefly. It's self-evident and tells the truth. show more

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