Documentary, Adventure / TV-Series (2021)
This is what you get when you dive into the hidden world of whales and see life and love from their perspective; epic, descriptive and emotional. Secrets of the Whales from National Geographic plunges viewers deep within the epicenter of whale culture to experience the extraordinary communication skills and intricate social structures of five different whale species: orcas, humpbacks, belugas, narwhals and sperm whales.
The tv-series unveils new science and technology to spotlight whales as they make lifelong friendships, teach clan heritage and traditions to their young, and grieve deeply for the loss of loved ones. Filmed over three years in 24 global locations, throughout this epic journey, we learn that whales are far more complex and more like us than ever imagined. This is a personal story that very few are lucky enough to witness … until now.
Secrets of the Whales is narrated by award-winning actress and conservationist Sigourney Weaver and scored by French composer Raphaelle Thibaut. The special is created by Red Rock Films. From Academy Award-winning filmmaker and conservationist James Cameron, the Disney+ Original series.
Star: Sigourney Weaver