2009 Winning Films Archive

The Winning entry as Best of Festival for the 2009 Blue Ocean Film Festival is The Cove.

The Cove by Oceanic Preservation Society

The Cove follows a high-tech dive team on a mission to discover the truth about the international dolphin capture trade as practiced in Taiji Japan. Utilizing state-of-the-art techniques including hidden microphones and cameras in fake rocks the team uncovers how this small seaside village serves as a horrifying microcosm of massive ecological crimes happening worldwide.

The following films are the Category Winners for the 2012 Blue Ocean Film Festival. Click the thumbnails to watch the videos.

BEST of FESTIVAL

The Cove

Best of Festival Finalist

Call of the Killer Whale

Best of Festival Finalist

Saving Luna

Best of Festival Finalist

Terra Antarctica

Best of Festival Finalist

The Great Tide

Best of Festival Finalist

Wild Ocean

Broadcast Program

Call of the Killer Whale

Childrens Programming

Riddle in a Bottle

Emerging Underwater Filmmaker

Death of a Deity

Underwater Cinematography

Ocean Odyssey

Marine Animal Behavior

The Great Tide

Land-Sea Connection

Red Gold

Marine and Earth Sciences

Volcanoes of the Deep

Non-Broadcast

Ocean Odyssey

Ocean Conservation

A Sheltered Sea

Ocean Exploration and Adventure

Expedition Pacific Abyss

Ocean Issues

Terra Antarctica

Ocean Sports

Free Swim

Shorts

Oysters

Theatrical

The Cove

Special Jury Award

Ice Bears of the Beaufort

Student Filmmaker

Ocean Invaders