- 1 hr 27 min
Koyaanisqatsi is an American film and it is the first of a trilogy. The word is Hopi for "unbalanced life." Most of the movie is footage of cities and landscapes in the United States. The scenes are accompanied by music by Philip Glass, and there is no dialogue. The film uses a lot of time-lapse photography. It depicts the effects humans have had on the environment.