Psychohydrography

An analysis of the flow of water from mountain to aqueduct, city to sea. Shot around the Eastern Sierra Nevada, Owens Valley, Los Angeles Aqueduct, Los Angeles River and Pacific Ocean, and constructed entirely from single frame photography.

Directors

Peter Bo Rappmund

Country

USA

Year

2010

Running Time

62 mins

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PsychohydrographyAn analysis of the flow of water from mountain to aqueduct, city to sea. Shot at and around the Eastern Sierra Nevada, Owens Valley, Los Angeles Aqueduct, Los Angeles River and Pacific Ocean. HD video constructed entirely from single frame photography.

"Impressively beautiful stop-motion cinematography gives Peter Bo Rappmund’s mesmerizing art/essay film on the Los Angeles Aqueduct, its source in the Eastern Sierra Nevada and its terminus at the Pacific, the feel of a James Benning film crossed with Koyaanisqatsi..." ~ Vancouver International Film Festival

Part of MoMA Documentary Fortnight, February 2011

Screening: March 05, 2011 at the Bently Reserve. West Coast Premiere.