Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of three individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. The documentary follows the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales.
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Common Sense Media
January 21, 2014 Powerful, heartbreaking, disturbing doc about captive orcas.Read in Source
The Film Stage
July 05, 2016 The product of Gabriela's research-alongside co-writer Eli B. Despres-is the riveting documentary Blackfish.Read in Source
April 08, 2014 For all it's artistic shortcomings, though, I really hope that this movie is able to instigate some kind of change in the way we treat orcas, or at least how we think about them.Read in Source
Globe and Mail
January 01, 2014 Blackfish makes an especially strong case for the innate marvel of these animals: that they are smart, social, communicative and loving.Read in Source
August 02, 2013 "Blackfish" is grim. But then again, so is the plight of these magnificent, intelligent whales.Read in Source
August 02, 2013 Blackfish is intended to rattle and provoke in the hopes of bringing about change.Read in Source
March 18, 2016 Must be seen by audiences, and should be mandatory for wildlife lovers and advocates, so we can prevent another corrupt organization like Seaworld from ever rising to prominence again.Read in Source
New York Daily News
October 23, 2013 In the wild, orcas live between 50 and a hundred years. In captivity, it's half that. It's simply a strong argument to free all the Willies.Read in Source
January 01, 2014 A troubling exposé of Sea World's hazardous entertainment trade.Read in Source
August 08, 2013 "Blackfish" is a disturbing movie, one that will make you rethink parks like SeaWorld and their value.Read in Source
2UE That Movie Show
March 27, 2015 Really great documentaries are like zeitgeist napalm; and Blackfish carries the torch.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...