Call of the Killer Whale

Expeditions:Call of the Killer Whale Trailer

In this two-part episode, the Ocean Adventures team explores the orca, ruler of the ocean. Jean-Michel Cousteau and his team travel to New Zealand and the Pacific Northwest and discover that people and orcas share surprising similarities. A preview from the PBS series, Jean-Michel Cousteau: Ocean Adventures Call of the Killer Whale.

Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Adventures
“Call of the Killer Whale”

CHRIS NOTH
Narrator

JEAN-MICHEL COUSTEAU
Executive Producer / Producer

PAMELA STACEY
Co-Producer/Writer

BYRON W. THOMPSON
Creative Director / Co-Editor

JIM KNOWLTON
Associate Producer / Co-Editor

MATTHEW FERRARO
Director of Photography

DEAN GRINSFELDER
Composer

DON SANTEE
Expedition Leader

BRIAN HALL
Assistant Camera / Second Camera Operator / Post-Production Assistant

CARRIE VONDERHAAR
Still Photography / Additional Camera Operator

MIKE BRANIGER
GARY HOLLAND
MIKE WESTGATE
Sound Engineers

HOLLY S. LOHUIS
Field Producer / Research / Diver

CÉLINE COUSTEAU
Team Member

FABIEN COUSTEAU
Team Member

NATHAN DEMBECK
Marine Operations

ARON BOSWORTH
Research / Logistics

RICHARD C. MURPHY, PH.D.
Director, Science and Education

JONAH B. TOBIAS
Animator

CHUCK DAVIS
DAVID FOX
JIM KNOWLTON
LYLE MORGAN
GISLI J. OSKARSSON
LOUIS PRÉZELIN
ANTOINE ROSSET
SAGA FILMS
FERNANDO UGARTE
DIANE WILMAR
Additional Camera Operators, Keiko footage

CHUCK DAVIS
JIM KNOWLTON
BLAIR MOTT
BOB TALBOT
Additional Camera Operators, Monterey Bay

KAVEH COHEN
TIMOTHY R. KELLY
CODY WESTHEIMER
Additional Music

SANDRA SQUIRES
Executive Coordinator to Jean-Michel Cousteau

NANCY KELTNER
Director of Operations

SARAH ETTMAN-STERNER
Website Content/Clearances

LAURA BRANDS
Research

HOLLY LOHUIS
CARRIE VONDERHAAR
Ocean Futures Society Call of the Killer Whale Website Design

STEVE GIAMMARIA
SOUND LOUNGE
Recording Studio

PAUL JAMES ZAHNLEY, CAS
Re-Recording Mixer

ADDITIONAL IMAGES PROVIDED BY:

Film Footage:
Blue Ocean Productions
Canadian Coast Guard
Matthew Ferraro/Tom Piozet
Fisher Broadcasting KATU Television
Free Willy Keiko Foundation
Steve Hathaway
Ministry of the Environment, Canada
National Geographic
Norwegian Television Station NRK
Nuytco Research Ltd.
Province of British Colombia Ministry of Environment
Ríkisútvarpið RUV
Talbot Films, Inc.
Ingrid N. Visser. Ph.D. www.orcarearch.org
Kayo Wada / ©Elsa Nature Conservancy

Original Keiko Films:
Editor: Julius Braunschweig

Still Images:
AgriMarine Industries Inc.
Canadian Broadcasting Centre
Stuart Davis
George Diack
Olga Filatova and Erich Hoyt
John Ford, Ph.D.
Brian Kent
Thor-Stein Løvås
Alexandra Morton www.raincoastresearch.org
Jim Patryla www.lulu.com/content/140682
Louise Riemersma
Kjell-Tore Sivertsen
Sverre Stølen http://exviking.net
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Ingrid N. Visser, Ph.D. www.orcaresearch.org
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and Regency Enterprises

SPECIAL THANK YOU TO:
Charles Vinick
Chuck Davis
The Humane Society of the United States

Center for Whale Research- Ken Balcomb
Raincoast Research Society-Alexandra Morton

Cal/EPA Department of Toxic Substances Control
Department of Conservation-New Zealand
Dive Tutukaka-Jeroen Jongejans & Kate Malcolm
Environmental Chemistry Lab
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
Friends of the Wildside-Tony Bright & Kate Brauer
Gwawina Dance Group
Home Planet Post
James Roome
Kate Zitnik
MacKay Whale Watching-Donna & Bill MacKay
Magnus Tangen
Marine Harvest
Marine North LTD
Native Bird Recovery Center Inc.
Max and Cecile Benjamin
Moritz Girke
M/V FeBrina Crew
Myrto Petreas, Ph.D., MPH
News Research Librarian, Pacific Newspaper Group Library-Carolyn Soitau
OrcaLab- Dr. Paul Spong and Helena Symonds
Orca Research Trust- Dr. Ingrid Visser
Pacific Diagnostic Laboratory
Papua New Guinea Dive-Vilia Lawrence
Sansum Clinic
Sarah Dwyer
WDCS, Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society/Far East Russia Orca Project (FEROP)

EQUIPMENT SUPPORT:

Body Glove
Bombardier Recreational Products
Force Fin
Kirby Morgan Dive Systems
Oceanic
Pelican Products
Underwater Kinetics
Zodiac of North America

In Memory of Stephen Claussen, Keiko Trainer

FOR KQED/SAN FRANCISCO

SANDRA SCHONNING
Business Manager

DAN OGAWA
Coordinating Producer
ROBERT O’GEEN
Online Editor/AVID Supervisor

ELIZABETH PEPIN SILVA
Associate Producer

SCOTT WALTON
MEREDITH GANDY
Publicity

ZALDY SERRANO
Art Direction

CARLO A. FLORES
Designer

FRANK CARFI
ERNIE NEUMANN
RENE STILWELL
Operations

BRIDGET LOUIE
PETER BORG
Creative Services

COLLEEN WILSON
MEGHAN LASLOCKY
Web Site

ANDREA SWENSRUD
Educational Outreach

WILLIAM LOWERY
ABBY STAEBLE
Legal

SUZANNE ROMAINE
LISA LANDI
Station Relations/Distribution

MARGARITE JACKSON da SILVA
Production Support

DONALD DERHEIM
JAQUELINE MURRAY
Marketing

TRACI ECKELS
JAYME BURKE
Development

MICHAEL J. ISIP
Executive in Charge of Production

This program was produced by Ocean Futures Society and
KQED Public Broadcasting which are solely responsible for its content.

(c) KQED/OFS, 2009