Posts Tagged ‘Katerina Cizek’

Highrise (2011-2014)

The world around us: watch 7 films about architecture and the built environment

Films

Join us on a cinematic tour through the history of humanity’s built environments—castles, pyramids, suburbs, skyscrapers—in 7 films about architecture.

A Short history of the Highrise, Highrise, interactive production, interactive documentary

Highrise | Tall Buildings, Short History

Interactive

Gerry Flahive discusses the latest installment of the Emmy-award winning interactive documentary, Highrise. Directed by Katerina Cizek.

One Millionth Tower

New HIGHRISE documentary takes form to new heights

FilmsInteractive

by Katerina Cizek I used to dislike highrise buildings. I would drive by them, without much thought, and dread the elevator when I actually had to go inside. These days, I spend most of my time thinking, living, breathing highrises. I’m the director of NFB’s Emmy-award winning HIGHRISE, and last week we launched our latest more »

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The future is inside your sock: How people, through documentaries, can make a difference

Films

The following is a guest post by Claire Ward. Can one film really change the world? It’s a tough question—one that invites both idealism and cynicism. But those polarities weren’t present at the first ever Doc Talks panel on Tuesday, where three documentary filmmakers were asked to give their views on what is no doubt a more »