Imagine an organism that feeds you, heals you, reveals secrets of the universe and could help save the planet. Now imagine that it’s in the ground beneath your feet. Fantastic Fungi is a journey into the mysterious and beautiful subterranean world of mycelium and mushrooms. Featuring author Michael Pollan and Paul Stamets, mycologist, author and advocate of bioremediation and medicinal fungi.
Filmmaker: Louie Schwartzberg
Running Time: 79 mins
Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director and producer whose notable career spans more than four decades providing breathtaking imagery using his time-lapse, high-speed and macro cinematography techniques. Schwartzberg is a visual artist who breaks barriers, connects with audiences, and tells stories that celebrate life and reveal the mysteries and wisdom of nature, people, and places.