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Blackfish / Magnolia Pictures ; CNN Films ; Our Turn Productions presents a film by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manny O Productions ; directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manuel V. Oteyza ; written by Gabriela Cowperthwaite, Eli Despres.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication Info Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013]
Description1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorCowperthwaite, Gabriela, film director, screenwriter.
Other author/creatorOteyza, Manuel V., film producer.
Other author/creatorDespres, Eli, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Other author/creatorIngalls, Jonathan, director of photography.
Other author/creatorTowey, Chris, director of photography.
Other author/creatorBeal, Jeff, 1963- composer (expression)
Other author/creatorMagnolia Pictures (Firm) production company.
Other author/creatorCNN Films (Firm) production company.
Other author/creatorOur Turn Productions (Firm) production company.
Other author/creatorManny O Productions (Firm), production company.
Other author/creatorMagnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Abstract A discussion on the keeping of intelligent creatures in captivity. Employs the story of Tilikum, the notorious performing whale who, unlike orcas in the wild, has taken the lives of several people while in captivity.
Local noteLittle-305131064634-
General noteOriginally produced in 2013.
General noteSpecial features: note from the director Gabriela Cowperthwaite; Kanduke; "Death by mosquito" in marine parks; Orca teeth show the stress of orcas in captivity; Recollections of a former SeaWorld trainer; The truth about wild whales; Alternatives to captivity; director and producer commentary, trailer, previews of other films.
CreditsDirectors of photography, Jonathan Ingalls, Christopher Towey ; music, Jeff Beal ; editor, Eli Despres.
Audience PG-13: for mature thematic elements, including disturbing and violent images.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageEnglish, with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Genre/formAnimal films.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formFeature films.
UPC 876964006170
Publisher number10617 Magnolia Home Entertainment

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Joyner Reserve SF408.6.K54 B53 2013 DVD ✔ Available RESERVES Meadows, Charles / COMM 4180 Place Hold

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