• Urbanized Updates

December 6, 2011

Watch Urbanized Online, Now!

Starting today, you can now watch Urbanized online while it’s still in theaters! If you’ve got iTunes and you’re in the US or Canada, you can watch it via iTunes as a premium rental. If you’re not in those countries, you can rent it directly from our website … Read More

November 15, 2011

Urbanized posits that city dwellers must not only forge an innovative self-reliance, they must imagine higher forms of living. The radical fluctuations of growth and decline happening in modern cities necessitate infinite innovation. Urbanized is an extraordinarily ambitious attempt to make sense of a world flowing into cities. This visually … Read More

November 9, 2011

Theatrical update and new events

Some updates on our theatrical tuns: – The NYC cinema run at IFC Center has been extended another week, until November 17th. – Only two more days to see Urbanized on the big screen in Chicago at the Siskel Film Center, and in San Francisco at the … Read More

November 5, 2011

A fascinating, idea-packed new documentary. Even viewers with deep knowledge of modern urban planning are likely to learn something from the carefully selected images and thoughtful interviews. It is worth venturing out of your room, climbing on your bike or boarding a low-emissions bus and fighting your way through a … Read More

November 4, 2011

Urbanized cinema run expands to Chicago and San Francisco

As Urbanized continues its run at NYC’s IFC Center, the film is also opening in theaters in two more cities this weekend, Chicago and San Francisco, for one-week runs. Also both theaters are showing special commemorative screenings of Helvetica and Objectified. See the whole trilogy on the big screen! … Read More

November 4, 2011

L to R: Bruce Katz, Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Director; Shaun Donovan, US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Derek Douglas, Special Assistant to the President for Urban Affairs; and filmmaker Gary Hustwit discuss Urbanized after a screening in Washington DC this week. Read More

October 28, 2011

Urbanized NYC Cinema Run Starts Today

If you’re in New York, come on down to the IFC Center for our opening weekend screenings. Gary Hustwit and special guests from the film will answer questions after the Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening shows at 6:15pm and 8:15pm. Tickets available now. Please spread the … Read More

October 28, 2011

2nd Washington DC show added!

Our DC preview screening has been sold out for a week, and demand has been high for a second screening, so here it is: pass4suresale October 31 Washington DC, USA E-Street Cinema Special screening with director Gary Hustwit, in association with AIGA DC and IDSA … Read More

October 27, 2011

In commemoration of the completion of the Design Trilogy (and that all three films had their NYC premiere at IFC Center) there will be special screenings of Helvetica and Objectified hosted by diretcor Gary Hustwit and guests from each film. See them in full high-definition and surround sound … Read More

October 26, 2011

Urbanized is a brave and timely movie that manages to strike almost exactly the right tone. The more people who see this movie the better. And the more politicians who see it – and are persuaded to look beyond the vested interests in front of them – the more powerful … Read More