How would you reinvent your world using nature as a model? In Biocêntricos, this and other inquiries are answered by biologist Janine Benyus. Traveling to different corners of the planet, it reveals the birth and principles that guide biomimicry, a transdisciplinary methodology of technological innovation inspired by the natural world. Biocentrics offers an extraordinary treasure trove of natural blueprints that can utilize contemporary science to solve the global challenges that lie ahead.

Special Guest on 4/22: Nicole Miller, Managing Director at Biomimicry 3.8
+ Seth GaleWyrick, Engineer & Biomimic at Biomimicry 3.8.

Special Guest on 4/25: Director, Fernanda Heinz Figueiredo


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109 minutes

Finalist Category: Feature

Directors: Fernanda Heinz Figueiredo, Ataliba Benaim

Producers: Jorge Saad Jafet, Featuring Janine Benyus

Languages: English, Japanese, Portuguese