LatinaLista — No matter how technologically advanced medicine becomes the mysterious benefits of ancient medicine continues to draw believers to seek them out for their healing properties. One such medicine still exists deep in the Peruvian jungles of the Amazon Rainforest.
Known as Ayahuasca, it is a powerful hallucinogen that is used both for spiritual reasons and healing.
Filmmaker Christian Moran follows four people, with different illnesses, as they travel to the Amazon Rainforest to get treated by a Shaman.
In Ayahuasca Diary, Moran showcases the desperation each feels because of their illness and for whom receiving the Ayahuasca is their last chance to a healthy, pain-free life.
The documentary, in its entirety, is available on the filmmaker’s website.