The Experimental City documents the fascinating story behind a failed domed metropolis that was to be located in Minnesota. Chad Freidrichs, who directs the documentary, does a fantastic job in bringing history–even if forgotten to many–to life. The city was the brainchild of scientist and University of Minnesota dean Athelstan Spilhaus. In watching, I was reminded of Walt Disney’s vision for Epcot as being a city of tomorrow. Just as the Florida project never came to fruition, the…"Chicago Film Festival: The Experimental City"