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Koyaanisqatsi (1982) Poster

(1982)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Godfrey Reggio

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Ron Fricke
Michael Hoenig
Godfrey Reggio
Alton Walpole

Cast (in alphabetical order) verified as complete  

...
Himself (uncredited)
Ted Koppel ...
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Produced by 

Francis Ford Coppola ... executive producer
Mel Lawrence ... associate producer
Roger McNew ... associate producer
T. Michael Powers ... associate producer
Godfrey Reggio ... producer
Lawrence Taub ... associate producer (as Lawrence S. Taub)
Alton Walpole ... associate producer

Music by 

Philip Glass

Cinematography by 

Ron Fricke

Film Editing by 

Ron Fricke
Alton Walpole

Sound Department 

David Brownlow ... sound effects recordist
Doc Goldstein ... audio technical assistant
David W. Gray ... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
David B. Hancock ... organ location recording
Joe Lopes ... recording engineer: RCA Studios
Dominick Maita ... recording engineer: RPM Studios
Steve Maslow ... sound re-recording mixer
Tom Meloney ... dubbing machine recordist
David Rivas ... sound effects editor / sound effects recordist
Thomas Scott ... sound consultant (as Tom Scott)
Michael Stocker ... audio and electronic engineering / sound effects recordist
Randy Thom ... sound effects recordist

Visual Effects by 

Thomas Edmon ... optical consultant
Jane Gudwin ... optical consultant
Wayne V. McGee ... optical consultant

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dean Alatzas ... grip
Neil Bockman ... assistant camera
David Brownlow ... assistant camera
Christine Gibson ... associate cinematographer
Phillip Harrington ... still photographer: microchip
Hillary Harris ... additional cinematographer
Roy Hememnez ... grip
Robert Hill ... assistant camera
Karl Kernberger ... still photographer: rock painting
Reinhard Lichter ... special camera modification
Wayne V. McGee ... still photographer: animation
Roger McNew ... assistant camera
Mark Muich ... grip
Robert Palmer ... grip
Louie Schwartzberg ... additional cinematographer (as Louis Schwartzberg)
Bruce Hill ... ultra high speed photography (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Cheryl Bloch ... second assistant editor
Gary Burritt ... negative cutter
Tim Fennell ... second assistant editor
Bob Hagans ... color timer
Robert Hill ... assistant editor
Dennis Jakob ... consultant: editing
Tove Johnson ... assistant editor
Susan Marcinkus ... assistant editor
Ian Masters ... post-production consultant
Anne Miller ... associate editor
Matvey Shatz ... color timer

Music Department 

Walter Bachauer ... music consultant
Seymour Barab ... musician: cello (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
John Beal ... musician: bass (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Jean Dane ... musician: cello (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Allan Dean ... musician: french horn (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Walter Deck ... musician: tuba (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
George Flynn ... musician: trombone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Jon Gibson ... musician: saxophone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Peter Gordon ... musician: french horn (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Mark Gould ... musician: trumpet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Nancy Hemmings ... musician: Tibetan bells
Lowell Hershey ... musician: trumpet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Michael Hoenig ... composer: additional music / musical director
Theodore Israel ... musician: viola (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Jill Jaffe ... musician: viola (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Jack Kripl ... musician: saxophone, flute and clarinet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble) / musicians' contractor
Beverley Lauridsen ... musician: cello (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Charles Lewis ... musician: trumpet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Marcia Mikulak ... music consultant
Bob Mintzer ... musician: saxophone and bass clarinet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Sharon Moe ... musician: french horn (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Kermit Moore ... musician: cello (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Kurt Munkacsi ... music producer: Philip Glass music
Tom Nyfenger ... musician: piccolo and flute (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Keith O'Quinn ... musician: bass trombone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Richard Peck ... musician: saxophone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Philip Glass Ensemble ... music performed by
Samuel Pilafian ... musician: viola (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Susan Pray ... musician: viola (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
James Pugh ... musician: tuba (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Albert Richmond ... musician: trombone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Michael Riesman ... conductor: Philip Glass music / musician: keyboards (as The Philip Glass Ensemble) / musician: solo organ
Russell Rizner ... musician: french horn (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Bob Smith ... musician: trombone (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Lew Soloff ... musician: trumpet (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Brooks Tillotson ... musician: french horn (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)
Henry Wolff ... musician: Tibetan bells
Frederic Zlotkin ... musician: bass (as The Philip Glass Ensemble)

Other crew 

Bruce Adams ... pilot: aerial cinematography
Paul Alexander ... special assistant: Philip Glass
Walter Bachauer ... script editor
Neil Bockman ... location access
Larry Browne ... production assistant
Cybele Carpenter ... special consultant to director
Russ Deal ... explosive engineer
Elizabeth Emerson ... pilot: aerial cinematography
Ronald B. Gold ... location access
Ronald P. Gold ... distribution researcher
Steve Goldin ... coordinator: IRE
Sally Jackson ... production assistant
John Kimmey ... consultant: Hopi prophecy
Dennis Kootshongsie ... consultant: Hopi prophecy
James Kootshongsie ... consultant: Hopi prophecy
Jeffrey Lew ... special consultant to director
Michael Lowatewama ... consultant: Hopi prophecy / linguistic research on title
Ekkehart Malotki ... consultant: Hopi prophecy (as Dr. Ekkehart Malotki) / linguistic research on title (as Dr. Ekkehart Malotki)
Paul Pascarella ... title designer
Barbara Pecarich ... production assistant / special consultant to director
T.A. Price ... special consultant to director
Godfrey Reggio ... concept
Donald C. Rogers ... technical director: Goldwyn Sound Facility
Bradford Smith ... creative consultant
Thomas F. Tarbet ... consultant: Hopi prophecy
Dan Williams ... pilot: aerial cinematography
Langdon Winner ... special consultant to director

Thanks 

Bruce Conner ... special thanks

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