Know Your Mushrooms
- Rated NR
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 12/15/2009
From the award-winning director of Comic Book Confidential Grass Go Further and a host of paradigm-shifting films reappraising the backwaters of popular culture Ron Mann investigates the miraculous near-secret world of fungi with his newest piece of cinema KNOW YOUR MUSHROOMS. KNOW YOUR MUSHROOMS follows uber myco visionaries Gary Lincoff and Larry Evans as they lead US on a hunt for the wild mushroom and the deeper cultural experiences attached to the mysterious fungi. Combining material filmed at the Telluride Mushroom Fest with animation and archival footage along with a neo-psychedelic soundtrack by the Flaming Lips and the Sadie's KNOW YOUR MUSHROOMS opens the doors to perception and takes the audience on a longer stranger trip. DVD Features: WELCOME TO THE FUNGAL JUNGLE: A video short by mushroom hunter Larry Evans; Gary Lincoff lecture from the Telluride Mushroom Festival; Deleted Scenes; Theatrical Trailer; Mushroom Clubs in North America: An interactive listing of mycological groups; Fun with Fungi trivia game.
|Run Time:||73 minutes|