Disney+ has released the trailer and key art for the original documentary, Playing with Sharks, available to stream starting July 23.
- The trailer for Playing with Sharks has been released, coming to Disney+ on July 23.
- The documentary looks at Valerie Taylor, a shark researcher who we have to thank for much of the knowledge we know about sharks today.
- You can check out Alex’s review of the documentary here.
About the Documentary
- “A true pioneer in both underwater filmmaking and shark research, Valerie Taylor is a living legend and icon in the underwater world whose life’s work has become the basis for much of what we know about sharks today. Through remarkable underwater archival footage, along with interviews with Valerie herself, Playing With Sharks, from National Geographic Documentary Films and twice Emmy®-nominated director Sally Aitken, follows this daring ocean explorer’s trajectory from champion spearfisher to passionate shark protector. From the birth of cage diving to Jaws hysteria to the dawn of cageless shark diving, Valerie became a trailblazing advocate for the ocean’s most maligned and misunderstood creatures.”
Playing with Sharks premieres on Disney+ on July 23.