A Real-life Science-Fiction Story about Slime Moulds
and the People who Work with Them

Author Archives: Tim Grabham

Slime Inspiration

It is a great thrill to be on THIS LIST of the Films That Influenced Ben Wheatley’s ‘In the Earth’. In the English summer of 2020, during a brief lull in the coronavirus pandemic, Ben Wheatley and crew set off into the woods to film the psychedelic thriller, In the Earth. In the film, Dr. Martin… Continue Reading

The Decline of Butterflies and how to help

Butterflies and moths have been around for millions of years. They used to be a common sight in gardens, but numbers have declined since the 1940s along with our other native wildlife species such as bees and hedgehogs. It will come as no surprise to hear this loss is due to destruction of natural habitats such as wildflower meadows, peatbogs… Continue Reading

Slime Mould heads to Ramsgate Festival of Sound

Celebrating the landscape, buildings, people and history of Ramsgate in exciting new ways with multiple sound installations and hundreds of amazing musicians, performers and artists, Ramsgate Festival of Sound is coming this July, and we are very happy that The Creeping Garden will be playing among the screenings Co-director Jasper Sharp will be there in… Continue Reading

Japanese DVD release of The Creeping Garden revealed

It is with great pleasure and some considerable excitement that we are able to reveal news of the Japanese DVD release of The Creeping Garden and a first look at the cover art. This comes as an ideal partner for the recently published Japanese translation of ‘The Creeping Garden: Irrational Encounters with Plasmodial Slime Moulds’… Continue Reading

Weekend of Slime

The season of the slime is upon us once more! This coming weekend, on the 6th and 7th of October, sees three Creeping Garden screenings taking place. First up on the 6th is UK Fungus Day Day in Bristol, where a host of fungus (and slime mould) related events and happenings are ready to feed… Continue Reading