Labocine and Imagine Science Films invite filmmakers to apply to produce a chapter of “Chimera Experiments,” an upcoming feature-length anthology film with segments linked through stories from the most influential scientists of our time.
The theme of “Chimera Experiments” is evolution in its natural and artificial forms — the deliberate and random modifications of an organism. It’s a commentary about advances in genetics and transgenic materials. And it examines how interactions with other beings shape our existence.
While the episodes are wildly diverse, filmed with various cinematic approaches (animation, archival, lab footage, live action, performance) they also share a few common elements: