Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi Release Date: October 11, 2019

Fantastic Fungi is a big screen documentary.

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. 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.

For more about magical mushrooms, read the #1 NY Times Best Seller, How to Change Your Mind, by Michael Pollan.

Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi Trailer

Directed By: Louie Schwartzberg
Runtime: 80 minutes
Studio: Area 23a
MPAA Rating Unrated