Whales vs Humans

This rather confronting video was directed by Heath Ledger before his death, and shows what it would be like for us if we were the whales and whales were the hunters.  You could use this as an introduction to a Geography unit (for older students) on whaling or endangered animals, and contrast it to what humans do to pilot whales:

Slaughter of Calderon Dolphins in Denmark

While these images are confronting as well, the people in Denmark use the pilot whales as a source of food and have for centuries. Would images of a meatworks look any better if we could see what happens there?

Modest Mouse – King Rat

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