Fantastic Fungi

Season 2


Directed by Louie Schwartzberg, USA, 2019, 81m


“One of the year’s most mind-blowing, soul-cleansing and yes, immensely entertaining triumphs.” – (Certified 100% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes)

Fantastic Fungi is a vivid journey into the mysterious subterranean world of mycelium and its fruit— the mushroom. A story that begins 3.5 billion years ago, fungi makes the soil that supports life, connecting vast systems of roots from plants and trees all over the planet, like an underground Internet.

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2020 Earth Day Conversation

View the virtual gathering featuring live streamed conversations with researchers, educators and solutionaries about our planet’s most pressing environmental and global challenges.

Featuring Paul Stamets, Louie Schwartzberg, Suzanne Simard, Jason Silva and many more special guests, the panel discussions will run throughout Fungi Day and be available to watch for free on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Watch the March 26 Q&A with Paul Stamets, Louie Schwartzberg, Suzannne Simard and more for a taste of what is to come.  Learn more >