Whales, dolphins and men (D)

United Kingdom, 1972

TV show
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Episode of Series “Horizon”.
Dolphins and whales share a common ancestor; yet dolphins are the darlings of the public, while whales are the victims of commercial exploitation. The dolphin is considered man’s friend and playmate, the whale continues to be a victim of exploitation and face a very real danger of extinction. Discusses scientific studies of these marine mammals. Note: Some scenes may be offensive to animal lovers.

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Credits

producer

Simon Campbell-Jones

production company

BBC-TV

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1972

Appears in

Group of items

Horizon

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011801

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Aquatic mammals

Animals & Wildlife → Dolphins

Animals & Wildlife → Extinction (Biology)

Animals & Wildlife → Mammals

Animals & Wildlife → Marine fauna

Animals & Wildlife → Whales

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marine fauna

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Extinction (Biology)

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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