Taiji, Japan: A Little Town With A Really Big Secret
Winner of the 2009 Academy Award®, Best Documentary
The Cove follows an elite team of activists, filmmakers, and freedivers as they embark on a covert mission to penetrate a remote and hidden cove in Taiji, Japan, exposing how this small village serves as a horrifying microcosm of massive ecological crimes worldwide. This OPS project demonstrates how film, along with social media, can ignite a global movement.
"My goal is to make a film that doesn't just create awareness, but inspires people to get motivated to change this insane path we're on."- Louie Pslhoyos
A Covert Mission
Often the world is kept in the dark about serious threats to wildlife and our environment; OPS believes this is where we must shine a light and focus our lens. Our mission is to give a voice to the voiceless. For up-to-date information regarding this initiative for dolphins in Taiji, Japan, and more, we invite you to visit: dolphinproject.net