Millions of people are looking for something to watch while quarantined during the Covid-19 pandemic. What a perfect opportunity for your friends to learn about kratom!
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1. A Leaf of Faith (2018)
This comprehensive introduction to kratom takes director Chris Bell (Bigger Stronger Faster, Prescription Thugs) on a journey to find an alternative to opiates for his pain. Bell interviews politicians, doctors, and kratom consumers, and examines Bell’s own past including the death of his brother who died after a battle with addiction. If someone asks, “What is kratom?”, Answer them with this wonderful documentary.
Available on: Netflix, Amazon, Youtube Movies
2. Chris Bell Interviews
On Joe Rogan (2016)
Chris Bell appeared on Joe Rogan in 2016 to appeal to his massive audience to call on the DEA to #KeepKratomLegal. Because of mass opposition to placing kratom on the list of Schedule 1 substances, the DEA backed off in a move unprecedented in American history. Clips from this interview are used in A Leaf of Faith.
On ReasonTV (2018)
Another great interview with Bell in promoting A Leaf of Faith
3. Shane Mauss on Joe Rogan (2016)
Psychonaut/Comedian Shane Mauss ingests and discusses kratom for pain on this Rogan appearance.
4. Hamilton’s Pharmacopia (2017)
From this series on Vice, Hamilton Morris explores Thailand, where kratom, despite being traditionally used, was illegal for decades.
Full Episode available to purchase from ViceTV of “Kratom: The Forbidden Leaf” available to buy or watch if you have the right cable plan.
5. Vice News report on kratom and heroin addiction
Featuring an interview with one of the world’s top kratom researchers, Dr. Christopher McCurdy of the University of Florida School of Pharmacy.
6. Dr. Christopher McCurdy – “Kratom (Mitragyna Speciosa) as a potential therapy for opioid dependance” (2017)
A presentation by America’s leading kratom scientist at the Ethnopharmacologic Search for Psychoactive Drugs conference in England. The best hour you can spend if you want to learn about kratom science presented in layman’s terms.