Byjonathon beattie, writer at
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As yesterday was the tenth anniversary of the death of the 'Free Willy' star Keiko, I thought I'd post two documentaries taking a deeper look at the issue of dolphins and whales in captivity.


Blackfish focuses upon the story of one Orca whale, Tillikum, who has been responsible for the deaths of three of his trainers in separate incidents. It highlights the psychological damage that captive animas, especially highly intelligent ones, endure as they are displayed for our pleasure.

The Cove


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