Louie Schwartzberg is a distinguished filmmaker and visual artist. He is known for his groundbreaking work in time-lapse, high-speed, and macro cinematography. With a passion for revealing the mysteries and wisdom of nature, people, and places, Louie’s storytelling connects with audiences on a profound level. As the director of the award-winning documentary Fantastic Fungi and the forthcoming Gratitude Revealed, he has reached millions with his transformative messages.
Throughout his career, Louie has been celebrated for his accomplishments. His three TED talks boast over 65 million combined views, and his work has been showcased on Oprah Winfrey’s Super Soul Sunday and the OWN online platform. A dedicated advocate for mental wellness, Louie has received numerous awards, including the Debra Simon award for Leadership in Mental Wellness from the Global Wellness Summit, the 2020 Grand Visionary Award from the American Visionary Art Museum, and many film festival accolades.
On April 20, 2023, Louie is launching The Louie Channel, an innovative streaming platform featuring his extensive body of work and fostering audience engagement through live events and conversations. As the only artist inducted into the Association for the Advancement of Science Foundation’s Invention Ambassadors Program, Louie continues to break new ground and inspire a deeper appreciation for our world.