Type in any movie or show to find where you can watch it, or type a person's name.

My Octopus Teacher Poster

My Octopus Teacher

1h 24m
After years of swimming every day in the freezing ocean at the tip of Africa, Craig Foster meets an unlikely teacher: a young octopus who displays remarkable curiosity. Visiting her den and tracking her movements for months on end he eventually wins the animal’s trust and they develop a never-before-seen bond between human and wild animal.
My Octopus Teacher (2020) on IMDb

Where to watch

USA Streaming Sources
See something wrong? Let us know

My Friends' Ratings

In order to see what your friends rated My Octopus Teacher, you need a Watchmode account. It's free and takes just a minute. Create an account

Featured Comments/Tips

NasserFeed says...
2 years ago
I mean I'll struggle with my review cuz most of what I've felt is hard for me to express with text This documentary was so pure, so loving so emotional and very inspiring I got super attached to the octopus that I felt this sense of being protective over her.. Also every time Craig (the diver) exists water I find myself saying go back go back and check on her This documentary is highly recommended, it's so peaceful and stressful at the same time
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  500
Skinnx86 says...
2 years ago
A powerful and connecting documentary, My Octopus Teacher shows that with perseverance curiosity can make an impossible relationship into a aeon of a lifetime. How the connection with one animal can spread to an awareness of the whole ecosystem as well as a realisation of how one can transpose a deeper understanding of one's own life and change the daily interactions between family, friends and all humans. Shot in the 4K colourspace within the glorious arena of the African Cape are wonderful aerial scenes, combined with underwater studies of a marine biome and the life of a sole cephalopod, My Octopus Teacher is narrated so well that it drives home the need for terrans to contemplate how best we as a species should interact and care for our pale blue dot.
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  300
talwinder says...
one year ago
Beautiful shots but couldn’t bear this dude’s narcissistic commentary. Was good overall
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  101
evanishmint says...
one year ago
I want a documentary about what this dude's wife must be going through.
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  100

Featured User Reviews

4 months ago
Not just a documentary (9 January 2021)

Why I watched it? Because I love octopuses and the sea. Why I gave it a 10? Because it was something more than just a documentary.

It was a personal experience. It got evident from the start. Great captures and the personal storytelling of Foster along w More
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  000

You might also like...

Streaming sources forBleed Out
Bleed Out
Streaming sources forJago A Life Underwater
Jago: A Life Underwater
Streaming sources forStreet Gang How We Got to Sesame Street
Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street
Streaming sources forThe Year Earth Changed
The Year Earth Changed
Streaming sources forPete Seeger The Power of Song
Pete Seeger: The Power of Song
Streaming sources forImba Means Sing
Imba Means Sing
Streaming sources forSuperpower Dogs
Superpower Dogs
Streaming sources forHigher
Streaming sources forLife According to Sam
Life According to Sam
Streaming sources forMission Blue
Mission Blue
Streaming sources forFor Sama
For Sama
Streaming sources forThe Rescue
The Rescue
Streaming sources forApollo 11
Apollo 11
Streaming sources forThe Farthest
The Farthest
Streaming sources forBudrus
Streaming sources forIncredible The Story of Dr Pol
Incredible! The Story of Dr. Pol
Streaming sources forAtlantic
Streaming sources forGamechangers Dreams of BlizzCon
Gamechangers: Dreams of BlizzCon
Streaming sources forYou Dont Know Bo
You Don't Know Bo
Streaming sources forThe Champions
The Champions
Streaming sources forSurvive and Advance
Survive and Advance
Streaming sources forOf Miracles and Men
Of Miracles and Men
Streaming sources forAndy Irons Kissed by God
Andy Irons: Kissed by God
Streaming sources forThe Russian Five
The Russian Five
Streaming sources forThe Ringmaster
The Ringmaster
Back to Top