Famous dolphin reunited with fisherman who rescued her 14 years. After disentanglement, she was transported to clearwater marine aquarium for treatment of her extensive injuries. Clearwater marine aquarium is home to the animal that became a hollywood sensation in the. A dolphin with a prosthetic tail inspired ellies paralympic journey. Hope for winter by craig hatkoff overdrive rakuten. Winter the dolphin resides at the clearwater marine aquarium in clearwater, fl where this tailless dolphin not only serves as an ambassador for her species. The charismatic animal plays herself in dolphin tale, a familyfriendly 3d movie starring harry connick jr. A story of a baby dolphin named hope is rescued against all odds. First dolphin prosthesis was installed to a dolphin in japan who lost just a part of its tail.
Cuddle and play with winter the dolphin and her dolphin tale friends with plush, board games, puzzles and more. But dolphin tale turns out to tell an interestingly crowded story. Join us for some fun playtime with our resident, rescued dolphins this friday morning. Pexels videos makes it easy to find free stock footage for your website, promo video or anything else. Winter became the inspiration for the dolphin tale movies. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. All videos are free for personal and commercial use. Winter s team also has to figure out how to keep the prosthesis from sliding off as the tail creates enough force to propel a 180kilogram dolphin out of the water and three metres into the air. When he changed my life because she showed me that i cant swim i didnt learn to swim until i was quoted they just took a long time when i spend my eyes to think about winter when i was learning to swim it really wasnt told the next morning when we started to see that there was no blood flow that she would eventually lose her tail and it was a very emotional moment immediately.
Exactly 5 years and 1 day after winter, the tailless dolphin who inspired a major motion picture featuring morgan freeman, ashley judd, and harry conick jr. The rescue store clearwater marine aquarium official. Learn about winter the dolphin and her inspiring story in the hit film dolphin tale. Its rudimentary and even a little clumsy in its filmmaking technique not a small matter, but theres some narrative ambition. Quick peak of winter the dolphin who lost her tail in a fishing trap. Exactly 5 years and 1 day after winter, the tailless dolphin who inspired a major motion picture featuring morgan freeman, ashley judd, and harry.
It was hard to predict how inspiring this dolphin would become 14 years ago when she was rescued. Up next winter the tailless dolphin performing in clearwater, fl duration. Winter the dolphins story of survival has inspired millions of people. The little injured dolphin they called winter couldnt have come along at a better time for the clearwater marine aquarium, a rustic sea life rescue center. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Clip of winters rescue on december 10th, 2005 taken from the documentary winter, the dolphin that can. Floridas current film star is winter, the tailless dolphin. Winter born circa october 2005 is a bottlenose dolphin at the clearwater marine aquarium in clearwater, florida, us, widely known for having a prosthetic tail. Dolphin tale is a 2011 american 3d family drama film directed by charles martin smith, from a. Prosthesis made for tailless dolphin the sydney morning. Dive into oceaninspired apparel, accessories, toys, games and more.1523 12 1205 1076 184 635 368 925 737 1420 1428 911 689 143 203 208 1576 434 508 307 297 233 1067 642 1367 377 961 347 1321