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THEATERS DEFY JAPANESE PROTESTERS, AGREE TO SHOW “THE COVE”

June 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Although angry protests outside three theaters in Japan forced them to cancel screenings of the Oscar-winning documentary The Cove, which deals with the slaughter of dolphins in the Japanese village of Taiji, six other theaters have agreed to show it, distributor Unplugged said today (Monday). The cancellation had prompted much debate around the country over […]

PROTESTERS BEGET ANTI-PROTESTERS OVER DOLPHIN DOCUMENTARY

June 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Following a decision by movie theaters in Japan to cancel their planned screenings of a documentary about the slaughter of dolphins in a Japanese village, a group of 55 Japanese journalists, academics and film directors have condemned the angry protests that led to the cancellations. Demonstrators had warned that they would picket theaters showing The […]