Genesis 2.0 Reviews

February 26, 2019
These clinics they showed where the Chinese are already cloning dogs by the dozens gave me the chills!
January 22, 2019
[A] fascinating and somewhat frightening documentary set in the fast-forward arena of synthetic biology.
January 11, 2019
Genesis 2.0 at times may feel like it doesn't quite come together, but nevertheless, it's this same complexity that makes it worth watching; after all, how many times will viewers be able to literately see the Arctic bleed
January 3, 2019
Genesis 2.0 contains a variety of remarkable images but little actual poetry.
January 2, 2019
This film's biggest problem is its emphasis on media-friendly personalities instead of useful information.
January 2, 2019
Genesis 2.0 shows that both Russian and South Korean scientists are hellbent on bringing back the woolly mammoth.
January 2, 2019
While the sights and sounds here are unique, the movie seems frustratingly torn about whether to buy the futurism and mysticism it's selling.
December 30, 2018
Like Moby Dick, film is not just about marketable commodities though mammoth tusks are the whale oil of our epoch. Director Frei questions our epoch just like Melville did his. A documentary masterpiece.
June 4, 2018
...refuses to reduce its complexities down to a snappy conclusion, preferring instead to present its observations and let us do the work for ourselves.
February 6, 2018
Though it is a slow burn, the doc is rewarding for the incredible, historic events captured within.
January 25, 2018
The footage is beautifully shot ... The New Siberian Islands, with their stark landscapes and almost unearthly rock formations, are a character unto themselves.
January 22, 2018
The woolly mammoth tusk is just the tip of the iceberg in this haunting excavation.
January 22, 2018
A fascinating, sometimes frightening film which, like its subjects, is perhaps a little too ambitious for its own good.