The City Dark Reviews

April 5, 2012
Poetic, at times profound...
January 19, 2012
An illuminating documentary about what constant exposure to artificial light does to our bodies, our minds and the natural world.
January 17, 2012
A documentary about light pollution that is entertaining and thought-provoking? It hardly seems possible, but that's what Ian Cheney has made in "The City Dark."
January 17, 2012
Cheney is welcome to his anxiety, but not to the specious science of societal collapse by street lamp.
January 17, 2012
The failure to mention the environmental consequences of energy overload, even in passing, seems a particularly grievous oversight.
November 2, 2011
An informative, well-rounded look at light pollution told with a star-gazing enthusiast's passion for his subject.
October 6, 2011
The documentary tries to take on too much, but Cheney's enthusiasm for the subject makes that understandable.