Exploring the world of Amazonian shamanism, Aya- Awakenings will appeal to new age "spiritual tourists," alternative-minded counterculture seekers, and global backpackers interested in psychedelics. This film will also attract people with an interest in the history of Amazonian shamanism and the art, music, and culture of the region.
RAK RAZAM is a new wave entheogenic researcher and the cofounder of Undergrowth.org, Australia's leading online counterculture arts and literature magazine, and the Icaros Foundation. An author, freelance journalist, and editor, he specializes in underground and counterculture communities, spirituality, and technology. He has written features for The Age, Dazed and Confused magazine and Dazed Digital, Disinfo.com, Reality Sandwich, High Times, Filmmaker magazine, ustralian Penthouse, and many other publications.