Two short Films I think is related to the ideas in class

Surviving progress (Mathieu Roy and Harold Crooks, 2011) available on instant stream at netflix: A film inspired by the book A Short History Of Progress by Ronald Wright
Koyaanisqatsi (Godfrey Reggio, 1982) available free at Hulu and Vimeo
Ko.yaa.nis.qatsi (from the Hopi language), n.
  1. crazy life. 2. life in turmoil. 3. life out of balance. 4. life disintegrating. 5. a state of life that calls for another way of living. koyaanisqatsi  and there are both free if you already have netflix