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16 Ratings

The City Dark

Directed by Ian Cheney
United States, 2011


The film chronicles the disappearance of darkness, following astronomers, cancer researchers, ecologists and philosophers in a quest to understand what is lost in the glare of city lights.

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The City Dark
Directed by Ian Cheney

Awards & Festivals

SXSW Film Festival

2011 | 2 wins including: Best Score (Documentary Feature Competition)

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

2011 | Our World Competition

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