Psychedelics 101 - Manifesting the Mind - Full Documentary
Updated: Feb 17
In 2008, I plunged into the unknown, taking on the roles of both director and producer. My mission was to delve deep into the mysterious world of psychedelics, shedding light on its complexities for both the uninitiated and the well-versed. My aim with this film was to walk the tightrope, balancing education and captivation, exploring the various components that make this subject so spellbinding.
Psychedelics have been shrouded in mystery for centuries, but it is time to shed light on their true potential. From the infamous Psilocybe mushrooms to the lesser known Amanita muscaria, there is a wealth of knowledge to be uncovered. These substances have been used for centuries by shamans to induce altered states of consciousness, allowing them to commune with the spirit world and gain deeper insights into the human condition.
But psychedelics are not just the stuff of legends and lore. They are now the subject of rigorous scientific study, and the results are nothing short of astonishing. Researchers have discovered that compounds like DMT and Ibogaine have the ability to reset the brain, leading to significant reductions in anxiety, depression, and addiction. Furthermore, the use of Ayahuasca in traditional shamanic practices has been found to have profound benefits for mental health and spiritual well-being. With the newfound understanding of these substances, it is time to reconsider their place in our society and the role they can play in improving our lives.
Interviews include: Dennis McKenna, Rick Strassman, Alex Grey, Timothy Freke, Peter Gandy, Clark Heinrich, Nick Herbert, John Major Jenkins, Mike Crowley, Daniel Pinchbeck, Patrick Harding, and others!