Featured Event | 4.20
Short Film: The Mushroom Hunters
by Caroline Rudge
In this short, Neil Gaiman’s Rhysling Award-winning poem “The Mushroom Hunters” is brought to vivid life through a collaboration with musician Amanda Palmer and Gaiman himself. (6 min)
Feature Film: The Kingdom
by Annamaria Talas, Simon Nasht
This is the incredible story of how fungi made life on dry land possible. Neither plants nor animals, fungi represent a third mode of life and belong to their own kingdom. By looking at fungi in the context of evolution and natural history, scientists are making discoveries that will change all of our lives. (52 min)
Extras include behind-the-scenes making of The Mushroom Hunters, interviews about finding mushrooms in your own backyard. Plus more about mushrooms with Untamed Science.
Extra Extra: Watch This Land about the impact of the illegal marijuana industry.
Join the director, Madeleine Brunt and Dr. Mourad Gabriel and Dr. Greta Wengert on April 20 for a Live ZOOM Q&A. Starts at 4:20 pm MTS. https://us04web.zoom.us/j/7898865870 Meeting ID: 789 886 5870