Infinite City

Infinite City

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In the 70s, Lima was in a period of rapid growth: new neighborhoods would emerge overnight, and the Peruvian capital was becoming the labyrinthine city of 9 million people it is today. In the midst of development arrived Oliver Perrottet, a young Swiss, proposing an impossible scheme: to undertake the mapping of a never-ending city like Lima.

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CREDITS

PRODUCED BY
Juan Manuel Robles and Luis Fernando Vargas


PRODUCED IN
Lima, Peru


PUBLISHED ON
09/12/2017


EDITED BY
Camila Segura and Daniel Alarcón


SOUND DESIGN BY
Ryan Sweikert


PHOTO BY
Laura Pérez

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