A Dolphin's story

New Zealand, 1975

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A bottlenose dolphin is captured in the Marlborough Sounds. The good natured animal is transported to “Marineland of New Zealand” in Napier and trained there. The film records its story through to the first public performance.

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David H. Fowler

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New Zealand National Film Unit


Arthur Everard



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