Galapagos: Realm of Giant Sharks

This extraordinary production follows a group of researchers to the remote reaches of the Galapagos archipelago. Their goal is to understand one of the most sensational migrations on Planet Earth: the passage of hundreds of giant pregnant female whale sharks along a narrow reef.

Find out what the scientists learn from these dinosaurs of the sea as they brave dangerous currents off Darwin Island.

Director(s): Thomas Lucas
Script: Thomas Lucas
Production: Thomas Lucas, Johnny Friday, Alfredo Barroso, Jonathan Green
Music: John Avarese
Actors: Jonathan Green
Year: 2012
Duration: 53 min
Our age recommendation: 6
Language (audio): English
Country of origin: Ecuador
Shooting Locations: Ecuador
Screening rights: LFBG Galapagos ()
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Main topic(s): Oceans
Secondary topics: biodiversity overfishing wilderness wildlife
Mentions: Galapagos ocean whale sharks hammerhead sharks research expedition diving shark migration
Topic Page(s): Oceans

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