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The cove [videorecording] / Oceanic Preservation Society presents a Jim Clark film in association with Diamond Docs and Skyfish Films ; written by Mark Monroe ; produced by Fisher Stevens, Paula Dupre Presmen ; directed by Louie Psihoyos.

Clark, Jim, 1944- (Added Author). Monroe, Mark. (Added Author). Stevens, Fisher (Added Author). DuPr©♭ Pesmen, Paula. (Added Author). Psihoyos, Louie. (Added Author). O'Barry, Richard, 1939- (Added Author). Aitken, Brook. (Added Author). Chisolhm, Joe. (Added Author). Oceanic Preservation Society. (Added Author). Diamond Docs (Firm) (Added Author). Skyfish Films (Firm) (Added Author). Lions Gate Home Entertainment. (Added Author). Activist, Richard O'Barry, Brook Aitken, Joe Chisolhm. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Home Entertainment, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Release date: Apr. 5, 2011.
Special features: audio commentary with director Louie Psihoyos and producer Fisher Stevens ; Mercury documentary: "The cove: mercury rising" ; deleted scenes ; behind-the-scenes video ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, J. Ralph ; editor, Geoffrey Richman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Activist, Richard O'Barry, Brook Aitken, Joe Chisolhm.
Summary, etc.:
In a sleepy lagoon off the coast of Japan is a highly guarded secret. During the night, Taiji fishermen engage in an unseen hunt for thousands of dolphins. Their work is so horrifying, a few desperate men will stop at nothing to keep it hidden from the outside world. When a team of elite activists, filmmakers, and free-divers embark on a secret mission to penetrate the cover, the shocking discoveries they find there are just the tip of the iceberg.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for disturbing content.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, Region A, 1080p high definition, 16x9 widescreen (1.78:1), DTS-HD master audio; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Dolphins > Japan.
Animal welfare > Japan.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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