During The Film Society of Lincoln Center's Summer Talks series, director Sebastian Silva explains the plot of "Crystal Fairy", inspired by taking mescaline with a girl possibly named Gabigail. Sponsored by HBO®.
About the film:
Michael Cera stars as an American tourist who encounters a wanderer (played by Gaby Hoffman) during a Chilean vacation. The two of them, along with a group of locals (played by Silva's real-life brothers) embark on a journey in search of an elusive hallucinogenic cactus that leads them to unexpected places.
Watch the full talk here: youtube.com/watch?v=P14fyZqc1WI