The Man Who Drank The Universe

A film by Brown Eyed Boy & Alistair Appleton


A 30 min documentary following Alistair’s experiences with Ayahuasca, a powerful plant medicine used for thousands of years by the Amazonian shaman.

In October 2004, Alistair, a British TV presenter and till then, tee-total Buddhist, agreed to drink this hallucinogenic tea with 10 other participants under the watchful eye of Argentinian psychotherapist Silvia Polivoy.

His life was about to change for good…