Film & Music Performance

Trilogie Qatsi - Powaqqatsi

Philip Glass Ensemble - Michael Riesman - Godfrey Reggio/Philip Glass

Philip Glass ensemblePhilip Glass ensemble © James Ewing
Powaqqatsi de Godfrey Reggio, 1988Powaqqatsi de Godfrey Reggio, 1988 © Cannon Films/courtesy Everett Collection/Bridgeman Images
Michael RiesmanMichael Riesman © DR
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Practical Infos

Saturday, 7 December 2019 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Duration: about 1h45


  • Powaqqatsi: Life in Transformation
  • Film de Godfrey Reggio, États-Unis, 1988, 102 minutes
  • Musique de Philip Glass


  • Philip Glass Ensemble
  • Michael Riesman, conducting
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble.

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