Fantastic Fungi

Showings

Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sun, Dec 1, 2019 6:15 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Mon, Jan 13 3:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Jan 14 1:15 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Wed, Jan 15 3:15 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sat, Jan 18 2:00 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Mon, Jan 20 3:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Jan 21 1:00 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Wed, Jan 22 9:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Thu, Jan 23 9:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Mon, Jan 27 3:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Jan 28 9:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sun, Feb 16 6:00 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Feb 18 3:15 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Feb 18 9:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Thu, Feb 20 3:45 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Fri, Feb 21 6:30 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Mon, Feb 24 9:00 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Tue, Feb 25 3:45 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Thu, Feb 27 12:45 PM
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sat, Feb 29 8:15 PM
Film Info
Runtime:81 min
Copyright:2019
Country Listing:USA
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Louie Schwartzberg

Description

Hailed for its healing properties, and appearing in everything from superdrinks to beauty products, mushrooms are having a major moment. That’s not all: this remarkable organism may even contain the secret to saving life as we know it on Earth. Narrated by Academy Award-winning actor Brie Larson and captured with state-of-the-art time lapse cinematography, Fantastic Fungi takes you on an immersive journey into a magical kingdom beneath our feet where a complex and ancient network of mycelium hold eye-opening solutions to our most pressing medical, therapeutic, and environmental challenges. Featuring interviews with best-selling author Michael Pollan, renowned scientists Paul Stamets, Eugenia Bone and more.


Additional Information

“Informative and kooky...Offers nothing less than a model for planetary survival.” – The New York Times

“Eye-opening eye candy.” – The Hollywood Reporter