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Urban Think Tank(U-TT) is an interdisciplinary design practice dedicated to projects that focus on social architecture and informal development. U-TT aims to deliver innovative yet practical solutions through the combined skills of architects, civil engineers, environmental planners, landscape architects, civil engineers, environmental planners, landscape architects, and communication specialists.
Daniel Schwartz, from the United States, is a filmmaker, photographer, and researcher. Born in Nairobi and raised in Atlanta, he has a background in anthropology and journalism.
Compiled with material collected by Urban Think Tank films over the course of three years, this documentary portrays the reality of urban informality around the world, structured in a dream-like derive of a single day. Asking questions rather than presenting answers, ‘Gran Horizonte’ aims to broaden the perspective of viewers about both the world they live within and the world they could help create.