The Ancients stayed close to Nature, thought with her, and without extraordinary contrivances, they played with matter.
--R.A. Schwaller de Lubicz
Sunday, September 18, 2005
While not as engaging as Koyaanisqatsi, nor so skillfully and rhythmically stitched together, Powaqqatsi is nonetheless striking. Seeing people work and struggle under desperate conditions makes me want to choke our student patrons who've never had a job and who think they've got it tough because of an 8am class thrice a week.