The age of stupid a film review summary: in the year 2055, earth is already a nightmare as portrayed in film only few living had survived, may be they are the fittest of the fittest earth is annihilated, deserted, and chaotic, and less likely to be inhabited by living creatures a man (pete. Summary user reviews critic reviews synopsis perplexed as to why humans are unable to understand and respond to the issues of climatic change, an archivist looks back at the footages of 2008 and finds out how we are all living in the age of stupid. In the age of stupid, a frightening jeremiad about the effects of climate change, the craggy-faced british actor pete postlethwaite plays the archivist, a finger-pointing, futuristic voice. In the case of the age of stupid it's full of interviews with real people, but it's told from the year 2055 where earth is devastated granted this could be seen as a scare tactic by some, but for the majority it's going to be a kind of scary look into what we're inevitably headed towards unless things change.
Movie reviews for the age of stupid mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. I'm sorry, i'm going to gush: this film is a fantastic achievement in a remote artic library, in a climate-ruined 2055, an archivist (pete postlethwaite) sits down amid the collected remnants of civilisation to create a memoir using footage from the 'past' 50 years. The age of stupid is a 2009 british documentary film by franny armstrong, director of mclibel (1997) and drowned out (2002), and founder of 10:10, and first-time producer lizzie gillett the executive producer is john battsek , producer of one day in september (1999.
For the skeptics and believers alike this film fast forwards us to 2055 and asks why in this current age we did nothing to save the world our guide through the malaise is oscar nominated actor pete postlethwaite who touch screens us back to our stupidity. Film: the age of stupid (impacts of climate change, catastrophic change) a futuristic documentary - drama - animation hybrid film this film should make you think about policy and the environment on both domestic and international scales. It's 2055 and a vast grey tower in the now-iceless wastes of the arctic houses all the historical records and greatest artworks of the near-vanished human race guarding it is the global.
The word stupid is one that i shy away from due to it being judgmental, emotionally charged, and insensitive to the mentally handicapped however, this documentary, the age of stupid, makes. Blurring the boundary between sci-fi and documentary, franny armstrong's the age of stupid peers back in time from a climate crisis-wracked 2055 to lament our current inaction on the mother of. The age of stupid is a tragically uneven documentary about global warming that fails, but not for want of trying it takes an intriguing approach by looking back from 2055 where an archivist. The age of stupid, review the age of stupid by franny armstrong is both an environmental cry from the heart and a plea for change.
50 out of 5 stars this is not the age of aquarius by john s wintermyer on march 22, 2014 another in the long line of documentaries which challenge how we are destroying our own home and planet. The age of stupid, starting with its in-your-face title, is what might be called a hecture, a hectoring lecture on the same subject which, like a hell-fire sermon, might go beyond fire and.
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