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MICROTOPIA: Free on ArchDaily for the Next 24 Hours

MICROTOPIA: Free on ArchDaily for the Next 24 Hours

For twenty-four hours only (until 5:59PM EST February 15th), ArchDaily readers have been given the exclusive opportunity to watch the documentary, MICROTOPIA, in its entirety, for free.

The film is a provocative look at the global trends of micro-housing, downsizing, and living off-grid. As the film-makers put it: "In an age of increasing population and technological gains, today’s mobile society has resulted in a demand, or perhaps a dream, for portable dwellings and dwellings in new settings and situations. Microtopia explores how architects, artists and ordinary problem-solvers are pushing the limits to find answers to their dreams of portability,flexibility – and of creating independence from “the grid.”[...] On the sidewalk, on rooftops, in industrial landscapes and in nature we will see and feel how these abodes meet the dreams set up by their creators."

Miss your 24-hour window? MICROTOPIA is available to rent for $3.99 on Vimeo. You can also check out the trailer after the break.

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Cite: Vanessa Quirk. "MICROTOPIA: Free on ArchDaily for the Next 24 Hours" 14 Feb 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/475630/microtopia-free-on-archdaily-for-the-next-24-hours/> ISSN 0719-8884
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