Picture a Scientist

Scientific American Virtual Cinema

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PICTURE A SCIENTIST is a feature-length documentary film chronicling the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. A biologist, a chemist and a geologist lead viewers on a journey deep into their own experiences in the sciences, overcoming brutal harassment, institutional discrimination, and years of subtle slights to revolutionize the culture of science. From cramped laboratories to spectacular field sites, we also encounter scientific luminaries who provide new perspectives on how to make science itself more diverse, equitable, and open to all.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    97 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Premiere
    Tribeca Film Festival
  • Director
    Ian Cheney & Sharon Shattuck
  • Producer
    Manette Pottle, Ian Cheney, Sharon Shattuck
  • Executive Producer
    Amy Brand
  • Co-Producer
    Oluwaseun Babalola, Irene Yadao
  • Editor
    Natasha Bedu