CNN Films: Blackfish


1h 30m 2013

Brief Synopsis

Blackfish focuses on one killer whale, Tilikum, and the consequences of keeping these whales in captivity.

Film Details

Also Known As
Blackfish, Blackfish l'orque tueuse
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2013
Production Company
CNN Films ; Donaldson & Callif ; Magnolia Pictures ; Submarine Entertainment ; Wazee Digital ; Wild Woods Audio Post
Distribution Company
EYESTEELFILM/KINOSMITH/MAGNOLIA PICTURES; CNN Films ; Dogwoof Pictures ; Eyesteelfilm ; Eyesteelfilm ; Karmafilms (Spain) ; Kinosmith ; Kinosmith ; Magnolia Home Entertainment ; Magnolia Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Blackfish focuses on one killer whale, Tilikum, and the consequences of keeping these whales in captivity.

Crew

Suzanne Allee

Camera

Kim Ashdown

Camera

Ken Balcomb

Camera

Judy Bart

Executive Producer

Alisha Bauer

Music

Jeff Beal

Music Composer

Jeff Beal

Music

Samantha Berg

Camera

Angela Bernardoni

Assistant Camera

Chris Bieth

Music

Elisa Bonora

Editor

Brianna Brandy

Music

Gary Breslin

Visual Effects

Rick Brookwell

Executive Producer

Tim Case

Visual Effects

Jennifer Choi-fisher

Music

Redd Claiborne

Camera

Shawn Coffman

Sound Recordist

Shawn Coffman

Production Assistant

Suzanne Connell

Camera

Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Producer

Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Screenplay

Jonathan Crowe

Camera

David Davidson

Sound Supervisor

David Davidson

Colorist

David Davidson

On-Line Editor

Sim T. Davidson

Sound

Eli Despres

Editor

Eli Despres

Screenplay

Sam Fischer

Music

Syd Garon

Main Title Design

Howard Garrett

Camera

Michael Gibson

Camera

Dean Gomersall

Camera

Colleen Gorman

Camera

Larry Greenfield

Music

Terry Hardie

Camera

John Hargrove

Camera

Tom Harte

Music

Sara Hoff

Camera

Jonathan Ingalls

Sound Recordist

Jonathan Ingalls

Cinematographer

John Jett

Camera

Andrew Jewell

On-Line Editor

Erica Kahn

Executive Producer

Cheryl Kim

Music

Paul Laviolette

Camera

Songa Lee

Music

Jason Lippman

Music

David Low

Music

John Martin

Legal Counsel

Luke Maurer

Music

David Mergen

Music

Tom Merritt

Camera

Zoe Morrison

Still Photographer

Neli Nikolaea

Music

Grace Oh

Music

Aaron Oltman

Music

Manuel V Oteyza

Line Producer

Manuel V Oteyza

Producer

Bridgette Pirtle

Camera

Craig Plachy

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jeff Richman

Music

Mark Robertson

Music

Estefania Rodriguez

Camera

Luis Romero

Visual Effects

Charles V. Salice

Visual Effects

Jeff Stone

Sound

Mattheaus Szumanski

Assistant Editor

Vince Tennant

Sound Supervisor

Chris Towey

Production Assistant

Chris Towey

Cinematographer

Yasu Tsuji

On-Line Editor

Matthew Turke

Head Of Production

Jeffrey Ventre

Camera

Dr. Ingrid N Visser

Camera

Jordan Waltz

Researcher

John Warrin

Sound Effects Editor

Chad Wilson

On-Line Editor

Rodney Wirtz

Music

Tim Zimmerman

Writer

Tim Zimmerman

Associate Producer

Film Details

Also Known As
Blackfish, Blackfish l'orque tueuse
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2013
Production Company
CNN Films ; Donaldson & Callif ; Magnolia Pictures ; Submarine Entertainment ; Wazee Digital ; Wild Woods Audio Post
Distribution Company
EYESTEELFILM/KINOSMITH/MAGNOLIA PICTURES; CNN Films ; Dogwoof Pictures ; Eyesteelfilm ; Eyesteelfilm ; Karmafilms (Spain) ; Kinosmith ; Kinosmith ; Magnolia Home Entertainment ; Magnolia Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States July 19, 2013

Released in United States 2013

Limited Release in United States July 19, 2013

Released in United States 2013 (U.S. Documentary Competition)

Released in United States 2013 (Documentaries)

Released in United States 2013 (Features)