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Doc About Whaling In Iceland Showing In West Hartford

Doc About Whaling In Iceland Showing In West Hartford

Iceland has a long-standing whale-hunting industry, and a burgeoning whale-watching industry, which operate in the same waters. This bizarre juxtaposition is discussed in a documentary to be shown on Monday, Aug. 24, at the Children's Museum in West Hartford. “Breach” tells the story of hunters and protesters on the small North Atlantic island nation, how politicians and activists in other countries are pressuring Icelanders to stop the whale hunt, and movements in Iceland to promote whale-watching rather than whale-hunting. David Kaplan, a West Hartford attorney, arranged the screening of the documentary directed by Jonny Zwick. Kaplan is on the board of directors of...

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