The Quiet Earth

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Film Movement Classics, 1985. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2017.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (streaming video file) (92 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • OCLC ocn985061409


  • In this sci-fi cult classic, Zac Hobson, a mid-level scientist working on a global energy project, wakes up to a nightmare. After his project malfunctions, Zac discovers that he may be the last man on Earth. As he searches empty cities for other survivors, Zac’s mental state begins to deteriorate - culminating in the film’s iconic and hotly debated ending.


  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
  • Film
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • In English
  • Closed captioned.
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