Petro-Melancholy. The Petroleum Age as Mirrored in Art (in German)
The ARTE documentary "Petro-Melancholy: The Petroleum Age as Mirrored in Art" is available for one month on arte.tv starting June 22, 2022.
It features Researcher Scholar Benjamin Steininger and Alexander Klose, who wrote a cultural history of oil with their Atlas of Petromodernism.
The documentary embarks on a journey back to the petroleum age to show how deeply and naturally our lives depend on the cycles of oil.
Director: Mathias Frick