Six weeks of diligent study in Africa turned into the adventure of a lifetime. While working on the film, Origins, we participated in a 28 day Trails Guide course which included: Tracking, Scouting, Animal Behavior, Wilderness Survival, Botany, Meteorology, Navigation, Astronomy, and more. Our quest was to return to the environment of primitive man and live as he lived. We wanted to re-learn the information that our ancestors had worked so hard to acquire. We wanted to return to the source and chronicle the changes in our consciousness while living in the wild of Africa. We really got what we went there for.
Here’s a key point to walk away with-
Any animal who forgets how to survive in the very environment it comes from is stupid. Welcome to humanity.