Antarctic whalehunt

United Kingdom

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Episode of Series “This Modern Age”.
Part of the series “This Modern Age”, this film deals with modern methods of hunting and killing whales, the case for more humane methods, and the possible effects of indiscriminate depletion of the number of whales in the Antarctic.

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Credits

production company

J. Arthur Rank

Duration

00:18:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates

Appears in

This Modern Age

Group of items

This Modern Age

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

310014

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Aquatic mammals

Animals & Wildlife → Extinction (Biology)

Animals & Wildlife → Whales

Animals & Wildlife → Whaling

Animals & Wildlife → Zoology - Antarctica

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Hunting - Moral and ethical aspects

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Extinction (Biology)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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