Category: 2013/2014 Films

Tilikum in a scene from BLACKFISH 0

Tuesday, June 3, 2014:

Blackfish June 3, 2014 / 7:30 pm St. John School of the Arts, Cruz Bay  Gabriela Cowperthwaite, Director and Co-Writer| 2013 | 83 min. Many of us have experienced the excitement and awe of watching 8,000 pound orcas, or “killer whales,” soar out of the water and fly through the air at sea parks, as if in perfect harmony with their trainers. Yet this mighty black and white mammal has many sides – a majestic, friendly giant, seemingly eager to take trainers for a ride around the pool, yet shockingly – and unpredictably – able to turn on them at...