The Human Scale

The Human Scale

"Bringing Cities To Life"
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 23 min
  • 7.3  (739)
  • 50

At the moment 50% of the world’s population lives in cities or urban areas, by 2050 this figure will be over 80%. Already humans face several problems because of the way we live, poor interpersonal relations, high fuel prices and climate change. In this documentary, Danish architect Jan Gehl, has studied human behavior in several cities for over forty years. He has found that modern cities minimize human interaction, intimacy and cause the problems facing the human race. However in “Human Scale” Jan tries to argue that it is possible to build cities that will create a balance between nature, the need for human interaction and improve the welfare of the human race. Starring; Jan Gehl, Rob Adams, Robert Doyle Director; Andreas Dalsgaard

The Human Scale
The Human Scale
The Human Scale

Trailer - 2 min 52 sec

Description
At the moment 50% of the world’s population lives in cities or urban areas, by 2050 this figure will be over 80%. Already humans face several problems because of the way we live, poor interpersonal relations, high fuel prices and climate change. In this documentary, Danish architect Jan Gehl, has studied human behavior in several cities for over forty years. He has found that modern cities minimize human interaction, intimacy and cause the problems facing the human race. However in “Human Scale” Jan tries to argue that it is possible to build cities that will create a balance between nature, the need for human interaction and improve the welfare of the human race. Starring; Jan Gehl, Rob Adams, Robert Doyle Director; Andreas Dalsgaard

The Human Scale is a 2013 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 23 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 50.

Where to Watch The Human Scale

The Human Scale is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Human Scale for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2013
  • Runtime
    1 hr 23 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (739)
  • Metascore
    50