Blackfish: proof that documentary can be a powerful force for change

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[Writer, not contributor!] With a tumbling share price and falling visitor numbers, SeaWorld is confronted with a public backlash against its use of killer whales and other species for 'entertainment'. This article highlights the role of the feature-length documentary "Blackfish" in stirring this public reaction, as well as the corporate attempts to discredit the film.
Period11 Nov 2015
Held atThe Conversation, United Kingdom


  • Blackfish
  • Seaworld
  • Documentary