Commentary On The Film 'Blackfish'

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If you have any love for sea life I highly recommend taking the time to watch Blackfish. Blackfish is a Netflix documentary about Tilikum, a killer whale who was taken from his mother at the age of two, and put into captivity. Blackfish is a devastatingly sad movie that captures the struggles and the harsh impact capturing and imprisoning sea life, mainly killer whales. This movie hits close to home to me. I’ve grown up with the Gulf of Mexico in my back yard. Protecting sea creatures is second nature to me and something I am extremely passionate about.

Orcas, you see, don’t part so easily with their children. The males attempted to divert the human predators while the females and children swam the other way. Whales are complicated, intelligent,
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