18X Award Winning Documentary Filmmaker, Director, & Editor.

Best-Selling Author, Inspirational Speaker, and Plant-Based Athlete with 15 Years in the Health Field.

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Nathan Crane is an award-winning author, inspirational speaker, plant-based athlete, event producer and 18x award-winning documentary filmmaker.

Nathan is the Founder of The Panacea Community, Creator of the Global Cancer Symposium, and Director and Producer of the documentary film, Cancer; The Integrative Perspective.

He is also the Director of Strategic Relations at the Chi Center and is the Assistant Director of the PBS series "Ageless Living".

In 2005, at only 18 years old, Nathan began his health, healing and spiritual journey, eventually overcoming a decade of brutal teenage addiction, house arrest, jail and challenging times of homelessness to become an international author, filmmaker and speaker dedicated to health, healing and conscious awakening.

Mr. Crane has received numerous awards for his contribution to health, healing, and personal development including the Outstanding Community Service Award from the California Senate for his work in education and empowerment with natural methods for healing cancer.

With 15 years in the health and wellness field, Nathan has reached millions of people around the world with his inspiring messages as a regular contributor to a number of national magazines, television and radio interviews, conferences, expos, summits and podcasts.

He currently lives in Santa Fe, NM with his beautiful wife and children, enjoying a meaningful life of sobriety and health.  His website is


Latest Posts

Cancer; The Integrative Perspective

The Integrative Perspective is a film about solutions to prevent, heal, and reverse cancer globally. It brings together the knowledge and wisdom of an international community of experts, building bridges between traditional and alternative approaches, to help us demystify the myths, understand the science and expand awareness for hope and healing. The film raises the cancer conversation to new levels by highlighting progressive thinking and calling for deeper collaboration across the cancer community so that we can accelerate access to cancer solutions that exist today and support innovation as we work together to uncover new answers. WATCH THE FILM HERE


The Search for Sustainability

During this series, 49 uplifting voices speak out about the tragic and crucial emergencies going on in the world, the potentially imminent food, water, and financial collapse, and how we might be able to avoid all of this disaster and thrive in a sustainable way simply by:

• Taking back control of our food, health, water, and energy supplies • Implementing simple and no-cost methods for living harmoniously with the land and our surrounding environment • Learning to grow our own food in a sustainable and regenerative way whether you live in New York, Texas, California, Oregon or any state for that matter • Collecting and properly using water to build back our water table and end disastrous water droughts • Utilizing herbal medicines and ancient healing methods to thrive with our health and live longer without prescriptions or medical intervention • Creating and participating in local co-ops, farmers markets, and food growing networks to thrive in our local communities • Supporting and opening sustainable schools and values-based systems to support the health and consciousness of our children and the next generation • Learning to thrive in abundance in Urban, Suburban, and Rural communities by making a few simple changes • Having a deeper and more meaningful spiritual connection to our food, land, animals, and fellow humanity • Engaging and supporting the creative arts, music, and media in a sustainable way • And much more!



Nate’s dedication to our collective awakening and flourishing is obvious just from a few minutes with him. But underneath, he is imbued with a solidity of wisdom, self-knowledge and compassion which all of us would do well not to overlook. Thank you Nate for ALL you do and all you WILL do, for us and our precious planet!”

– Adam Gainsburg, Founder of

“Nate is genuinely dedicated to making the world a better place. That is immediately obvious through his gentle, mindful presence and his work establishing The Panacea Community. So many of us dream without acting. Nate has the unusual ability to embody his dreams in skilful action and already this is spreading out around the globe. I wish him and The Panacea Community every success”.

~Vidyamala Burch, Founder of Breathworks – mindfulness-based approaches to living well

“Nathan’s kind and compassionate nature is evident. He is truly making a difference in the lives of others by being his authentic self. The Panacea Community is a beautiful global expression and representation of his intention. Thank you Nathan for shining your Light so bright.”

~ Shelly Wilson – Intuitive Medium, Reiki Master, Spiritual Teacher

“I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Nathan Crane when he joined me as a guest on my radio podcast show Creative Possibility – The Limitless Life on the Web Talk Radio network. Nathan was a delight to chat with and shared some fascinating insights into living a life fulfilled. He is passionate about living limitlessly and was so generous with what he shared. I look forward to staying connected with him and watching his community grow.”

~Shannon Bush, Director, Creative Possibility, international best selling author

“Thank you 🙂 I was so impressed with your talk and story. To be honest, from your pic I thought “omg so young what could he teach me”… but I got on the call for some reason. So glad I did… amazing… Thank you so much!!”


“Wow, Nathan….Just wanted to say once again, what an inspiring share/story/wisdom you shared with all of us on the teleseminar the other night…it was motivational for many of us…and glad your brought up the fact that we are needing to grow emotionally, spiritually and physically to be healthy and wholesome…."


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