NATURE: Killers In Eden
Airs Sunday, June 14, 2009 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Experience the splendors and compelling stories of the natural world from all over the globe. The series delivers the best in original natural history films to audiences nationwide. NATURE has won more than 600 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and environmental organizations, including 11 Emmys, three Peabodys and the first award given to a television program by the Sierra Club.
Rooted in historical fact and told by members of the community who witnessed the hunts, it demonstrates the incredible intelligence of the killer whales and the remarkable trust of the whaling community that was the basis of a partnership that lasted nearly 100 years.