*Topophilia*. 2015. USA. Directed by Peter Bo Rappmund. Courtesy of the filmmaker

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Topophilia. 2015. USA. Directed by Peter Bo Rappmund. 63 min.

In this exquisite study of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline—one of the world’s longest conduits for crude oil—Rappmund continues his experimentation with landscape and time-lapse photography. As the film follows the 800-mile pipeline from end to end, astonishing images and rhythms arise, capturing the complex intersections at which industrial and natural sublimes meet, and suggesting a new politics of the petro-image.

  1. Thursday, February 26, 2015,
    4:30 p.m.

    T2, Theater 2
    The Museum of Modern Art
    New York premiere. Post-screening conversation with Peter Bo Rappmund
  2. Wednesday, February 25, 2015,
    7:00 p.m.

    T2, Theater 2
    The Museum of Modern Art
    New York premiere. Post-screening conversation with Peter Bo Rappmund