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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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Credited cast:
Rem Koolhaas ... Himself - Architect, OMA
Amanda M. Burden ... Herself - NYC Department of City Planning (as Amanda Burden)
Norman Foster ... Himself - Architect, Foster + Partners (as Sir Norman Foster)
Jan Gehl ... Himself - Architect, Gehl Architects
Ricardo Scofidio ... Himself - Architect, Diller Scofidio + Renfro (as Ric Scofidio)
Michael Sorkin ... Himself - Architect, Sorkin Architects
Mark Covington ... Himself - Founder, Georgia Street Community Garden
Alastair Graham ... Himself - Project Manager, VPUU Project, City of Cape Town
Rahul Mehrotra ... Himself - Architect; Professor, Harvard GSD
James Corner ... Himself - Landscape Architect, James Corner Field Operations
Yung Ho Chang ... Himself - Architect, Atelier FCJZ
Enrique Penalosa ... Himself - Mayor of Bogotá, 1998 - 2001 (as Enrique Peñalosa)
Grover Moulton ... Himself - Director, Tulane Regional Urban Design Center
Jon Bird ... Himself - Project Organizer, Open University
Noah Chasin ... Himself - Architectural Historian, Bard College
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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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A true and informative documentary
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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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