Oliver Couto is an urban beekeeper and emerging filmmaker who lives and works in the city of Toronto. He is a member of the Toronto Beekeepers Co-operative. He has a B.A. Hons. from the University of Toronto majoring in philosophy and environmental studies. Born of an occidental mother and an oriental father Oliver’s Sacred Bee Film Series seeks to present a universal paradigm in the model of the honeybee that offers a unifying symbolic approach to the study of world religions.