Magnolia Pictures Presents A Few Favorite Docs
BLACKFISH // May 29 – June 11. Live Q&A w/Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite June 03.
Tickets $5.00 for 3 day rental
Blackfish, the 2013 documentary about Tilikum, a captive killer whale that has taken the lives of several people, underscores problems within the sea-park industry, man’s relationship to nature, and how little has been learned about these highly intelligent mammals. Rated PG13. 83 min.
“IT’S ULTIMAGE MESSAGE IS CLEAR: KILLER WHALES BELONG WITH THEIR FAMILIES IN THEIR NATURAL HABITAT, NOT PERFORMING FOR AUDIENCES. AFTER LISTENING TO THIS FILM’S MANY IMPASSIONED VOICES, IT’S HARD TO ARGUE.” MOIRA MACDONALD – SEATTLE TIMES
MAGNOLIA PICTURES: A FEW OF OUR FAVORITE DOCS. Four films, each opening on a Friday, with a live Q&A the following Wednesday. 10% of ticket sales will be donated to a charity of the filmmakers’ choice.
Questions for the Q&A’s can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can tweet at us using the hashtag #magnoliadocseries.