Interviews of Videos

SXSW 2019—Michael Pollan and Tim Ferriss

A renaissance is underway in the scientific study of psychedelics, both as a mode of therapy for mental illness and as a tool for understanding the mind. Tim Ferriss takes up these issues and more in a conversation with Michael Pollan.

The Power of Awe

Michael joined Roshi Joan Halifax, Dacher Keltner, and Soren Gordhamer on a panel at the Wisdom 2.0 conference.

Real Time with Bill Maher—Michael Pollan: Psychedelic Science

Professor and author Michael Pollan joins Bill to discuss his latest book: “How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence.

Michael Pollan speaks with Michael Lerner

Michael Pollan speaks with Michael Lerner about new research into the healing properties of psychedelics.

Mindful eating with Oprah

Oprah speaks with bestselling author Michael Pollan about our evolving relationship with food, what it means to eat with a fuller consciousness and how having a heightened awareness of the food that goes into our bodies can improve our physical and spiritual well-being. Watch the video here.

Magic Mushrooms and the Healing Trip

In a companion video to Michael’s New Yorker article about the resurgence of psychedelic therapy, Eddie Marritz, a cinematographer and photographer in remission from small-cell carcinoma, speaks of his experience with one of New York University’s psilocybin research studies. Watch it here.

Michael Pollan on The Colbert Report

Watch the interview here.

Michael Pollan on Stop-Animation Video

“Food Rules” by Michael Pollan – RSA/Nominet Trust competition from Marija Jacimovic on Vimeo.

Michael Pollan on ABC’s Good Morning America

Michael Pollan talks to Good Morning America about the new, illustrated edition of Food Rules.

Michael Pollan on The Colbert Report

Michael Pollan talks about the new, Illustrated Food Rules and gives Stephen Colbert some home brew.