Every now and again you find something worth watching on Netflix and this time it was a documentary. I thought it was timely to share my thoughts about this film and suggest that you make it your ‘must-see viewing’. It’s a unique relationship between a female octopus and a man.
While this eight-armed creature is ultimately the star of My Octopus Teacher, it is Foster – the narrator – whose life is radically affected, whose soul is touched and heartbroken by what unfolds. This documentary is about their mutual affection that’s beyond the bounds of science, marine zoology, or environmental awareness, it’s because there’s plenty in it that’s very deep and very profound. (more…)