Clouds are not Spheres

Teaser Image Clouds are not Spheres - The Story of Benoît Mandelbrot (2007) 52 min
ID: 2007-64
Director: Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon
Age Rating: 0
Distributor: Vismath
Genres: Documentary
Languages: English

This film tells the story of the life and work of Benoit Mandelbrot. A great innovator and discoverer of the Mandelbrot set and fractal geometry, Mandelbrot is a highly respected mathematician. Here, he tells his story about finding fractals and creating a new way of geometry.

"Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line." – Benoit Mandelbrot