The trailer has been released for Louie Schwartzberg‘s upcoming nature documentary Fantastic Fungi, which, as the name suggests, take a look at the various types of fungi that grow under our feet and help heal the planet. Brie Larson narrates and the film will be released in tandem with a new book out on August 27th- FANTASTIC FUNGI: How Mushrooms Can Heal, Shift Consciousness, and Save the Planet.
Fantastic Fungi opens in New York October 11th and Los Angeles October 25th.
Narrated by Academy Award-Winner Brie Larson, Fantastic Fungi takes us on an immersive journey into the magical earth beneath our feet: an underground network with the potential to heal and save our planet. Through the eyes of renowned scientists and mycologists like Paul Stamets, best-selling authors Michael Pollan, Eugenia Bone, Andrew Weil and others, we become aware of the beauty, intelligence and solutions the fungi kingdom offers us in response to some of our most pressing medical, therapeutic, and environmental challenges.