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Sharkwater Extinction

Sharkwater Extinction
Documentary | 2019 | NR. 1hr 25min
CAST: Rob Stewart, Will Allen, Brock Cahill DIRECTOR: Rob Stewart TUESDAY FILM SERIES

Filmmaker Rob Stewart exposes the illegal fishing industry that threatens the survival of the world's sharks. From West Africa, Spain, Panama, Costa Rica and France, to California, Stewart's mission is to save the sharks and oceans before it's too late.

Admission to the 7:00 p.m. screening is FREE. Tickets available day of at the theater, first come, first served. Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Dive Safety Officer Gavin Wuttkin will lead a post-film discussion on what we can all do to save sharks. Learn more about the Ocean Voices Speaker Series by Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at

NOTE: Film contains some graphic images of shark finning.

Sharkwater Extinction serves as a fitting cinematic tribute informing us that while progress has been made, much more work needs to be done.
Frank Scheck, Hollywood Reporter
A plea for transparency and conservation whose gorgeous 4K cinematography should make it an enticing proposition for nonfiction cinephiles and activists alike.
Nick Schager, Variety
An alarming, illuminating and emotionally gripping exposé. Forget about Captain Marvel and watch this powerful doc about the quest of a real-life hero, Rob Stewart, instead.
Avi Offer, NYC Movie Guru
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