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My Octopus Teacher is a Netflix-Original Documentary by Pippa Elrich and James Reed.

In 2010, Craig Foster took up scuba diving in a kelp forest in False Bay near Cape Town, South Africa. One day, while swimming about, he came upon a wild octopus that pulled off an unbelievable camouflage trick. Curious, he started diving daily to get to know the octopus better. This film documents the time they spent together.

The film was released on September 4th, 2020. It came to Netflix on September 7th of the same year.


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