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Urbanized (2011)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 26 October 2011 (USA)
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A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world's foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.

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Gary Hustwit
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rem Koolhaas Rem Koolhaas ... Himself - Architect, OMA
Jan Gehl Jan Gehl ... Himself - Architect, Gehl Architects
Ricardo Scofidio Ricardo Scofidio ... Himself - Architect, Diller Scofidio + Renfro (as Ric Scofidio)
Norman Foster Norman Foster ... Himself - Architect, Foster + Partners (as Sir Norman Foster)
Oscar Niemeyer Oscar Niemeyer ... Himself - Architect, Oscar Niemeyer Architects
Rahul Mehrotra Rahul Mehrotra ... Himself - Architect; Professor, Harvard GSD
Grady Gammage Jr. Grady Gammage Jr. ... Himself - Zoning Attorney, Real Estate Developer
Ellen Dunham-Jones Ellen Dunham-Jones ... Herself - Professor of Architecture & Urban Design, Georgia Tech
Jacqueline James Jacqueline James ... Herself - Architect, VPUU Active Boxes, Jonker Barnes Associates
Kathryn Ewing Kathryn Ewing ... Herself - Urban Designer / Architect, VPUU Project, City of Cape Town
Amanda M. Burden Amanda M. Burden ... Herself - NYC Department of City Planning (as Amanda Burden)
Alejandro Aravena Alejandro Aravena ... Himself - Architect, Elemental
Ricky Burdett Ricky Burdett ... Himself - Director, LSE Cities / Urban Age
Jon Bird Jon Bird ... Himself - Project Organizer, Open University
Grover Moulton Grover Moulton ... Himself - Director, Tulane Regional Urban Design Center
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A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world's foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.

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Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English | German | Spanish

Release Date:

26 October 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Urbaania! See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,154
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Swiss Dots See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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A true and informative documentary
19 November 2017 | by hilal_beskarSee all my reviews

It is so satisfying to see that all the cities around the world found new adaptations for the urban issues because every city is unique. So their urban living should be effected by different people and cultures. And sometimes modern technical solutions for the city plan can create even more chaotic environments. Because usually communication between people is forgotten or ignored. Documentary shows us that best solutions come from insiders who live in there.


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