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"Blackfish" Documentary #1053827

CNN Evening News for Monday, Oct 21, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The documentary "Blackfish" about killer whales {orcas} and the death of a SeaWorld trainer in an attack by an orca introduced; film clips shown.

(Atlanta: Martin Savidge) The investigation into SeaWorld about captive killer whales and the pro and cons of dolphins in captivity featured; scenes shown of trainer Dawn Brancheau, who was drowned by the whale and of other videos of killer whales; SeaWorld statement quoted. [Neuroscientist Lori MERINO†, marine veterinarian Greg BOSSART†, ex-trainer Colin BAIRD†, Assn. of Zoos and Aquariums Paul BOYLE†- talk about these animals in captivity.] Why SeaWorld will not talk about the documentary discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The airing of "Blackfish" on CNN announced.

Cooper, Anderson;
Savidge, Martin

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