A Whale of a Business


60m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Examination of the money, power and politics of the captive marine mammal industry through the story of Keiko, the killer whale star of Hollywood's "Free Willy." Traces Keiko's 14 years in captivity; examines the capture, transport and treatment of marine mammals; and explores human understanding of

Film Details

Also Known As
Frontline (11/11/97), Whale of a Business
Release Date
1997

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Examination of the money, power and politics of the captive marine mammal industry through the story of Keiko, the killer whale star of Hollywood's "Free Willy." Traces Keiko's 14 years in captivity; examines the capture, transport and treatment of marine mammals; and explores human understanding of and relationship with these large creatures.

Film Details

Also Known As
Frontline (11/11/97), Whale of a Business
Release Date
1997

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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