Filmed at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, a scientist goes about his daily work in mineral preparatory labs: cutting up large meteorites. A mineralogist describes the coming together of atoms to form matter. From the rocks, fantastic shapes begin to emerge, showing how science translates nature, on an atomic scale.

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Filmmaker
Semiconductor
Premiere
World premiere
Country
USA, United Kingdom
Year
2017
Medium
DCP
Length
11’
Language
English
Producer
Semiconductor
Production Company
Semiconductor Films
Sales
Semiconductor Films
Cinematography
Semiconductor
Editor
Semiconductor
Production Design
Semiconductor
Sound Design
Semiconductor
Website
http://semiconductorfilms.com/art/whereshapescomefrom/