Documentary about the international trade in captive orcas.
Documentary based on Nim Chimpsky, a book detailing the bizarre history of Project Nim, a language research project in which the subject chimpanzee was raised like a human child, taught sign language...
Documentary on animal activists who, based on a campaign known as “Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty,” found themselves targeted as terrorists by the United States government.
Documentary film about the Taiji, Japan, dolphin hunting drive. It was awarded the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 2010. Directed by Louie Psihoyos, starring Ric O’Barry.
Documentary about exotic animals kept as pets, including information about the inadequacy of legal regimes governing this practice and the dangers presented.
Documentary depicting the life and death of a circus elephant who went on a rampage in Honolulu in 1994, killed her trainer in front of thousands of spectators and died in a hail of gunfire.
Documentary on the work of the Nonhuman Rights Project. Directed by Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker and starring Steven M. Wise.
Examines the impacts that agriculture, particularly but not exclusively industrial animal agriculture, has on humans, animals, and the environment, and considers them specifically in the light of...
A Catholic theologian’s exploration of the teachings of Scripture, the Church fathers and the modern Catholic Church regarding our obligations to treat animals morally.