Venue: Glasgow Grosvener Cinema
Nominated for the EE British Academy Film Awards in the category of Documentary in 2014.
Director: Gabriela Cowperthwaite
Featuring: Tilikum, Dave Duffus, Samantha Berg
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.