Blackfish Documentary Release Date US: Orca Movie Showing in Theaters Soon

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
October 25, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

The Blackfish documentary has a November 6 release date in the U.S.

It appears that it will be showing in a very limited release, though.

Here are the dates listed on the website:

11/6/2013
Gloucester, MA: Cape Ann Community Cinema

11/8/2013
Burien, WA: Tin Theatre

11/21/2013
Saratoga Springs, NY: Saratoga Film Forum

12/6/2013
Oklahoma City, OK: Oklahoma City Museum of Art

12/8/2013
Columbus, OH: Gateway Film Center 8

12/14/2013
Davidson, NC: Indies + Docs Cinema

There’s no word on a release date for other countries, such as the U.K. and Canada.

However, the film is available for pre-order in the U.K. and Ireland. It also aired on television in America on Oct. 24.

The film is about Tilikum, a performing killer whale that killed several people while in captivity. The film includes exploring the alleged cruel treatment the animal’s receive while in captivity. See the trailer below. 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.