Release Date: October 11th, 2019
NR |1 hr 37 minPlot Summary
Imagine an organism that feeds you, heals you, reveals secrets of the universe and could help save the planet. Fantastic Fungi is a revelatory time-lapse journey, from 2019 Maui Film Festival Visionary Award honoree and director Louie Schwartzberg, about the magical, mysterious and medicinal world of fungi and their power to heal, sustain and contribute to the regeneration of life on Earth that began 3.5 billion years ago. Better yet, you'll see it through the eyes of mycologists, like renowned Paul Stamets exing about the unlimited potential of fungi in the fields of food, medicine, expanding consciousness, bioremediation, neurogenesis and treating end-of-life anxiety. And that's just the tip of the iceberg.
Cast: Paul Stamets , Tony D. Head , Michael Pollan , Andrew Weil , Dennis J. McKenna
Director: Louie Schwartzberg
Production Co: Moving Art,Diamond Docs,Artemis Rising Productions
Distributors: Self Distributed