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Smart Slime?


  Last updated November 22, 2019 at 1:13 pm


It’s neither plant, animal or fungus, but a giant single cell that crawls around eating dead matter. Beautiful and mesmerizing time lapse videography, Smart Slime? introduces us to the quirky work of two high profile slime researchers.

SCINEMA 2019 Festival Award For Scientific Merit.

Teach This: Smart Slime? Education Resource

Directed by Juliette Martineau.

Jury comment: Exceptional technical detail and a great way to explain the network of a cell.

Founded in 2000, SCINEMA is the largest science film festival in the Southern Hemisphere celebrating the power of moving image to explain the wonders of science.

It combines SCINEMA International Science Film Festival and SCINEMA Community Program.

The Festival premieres across Australia in June each year and showcases the best science film from around the world.

SCINEMA Community Program takes place in Australia during National Science Week in August.

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