Director: Gabriela Cowperthwaite
IMDB: Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of three individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. Blackfish shows the sometimes devastating consequences of keeping such intelligent and sentient creatures in captivity.
BBC synopsis: Documentary which unravels the story of notorious performing whale Tilikum, who - unlike any orca in the wild - has taken the lives of several people while in captivity.
Rotten Tomates: Blackfish is an aggressive, impassioned documentary that will change the way you look at performance killer whales.
Released: 18 Oct 2013 First broadcast: 21 Nov 2013