Keiko: An orca on the go
The stone wall is at least three meters high, behind it lies the freedom of the ocean. Orca Willy takes a truly Whale approach and at the climax of the film skips the obstacle to escape his tormentors. The family film "Free Willy" made the animal famous around the world and fueled the efforts of its fans to give it freedom even in real life.
Free Willy had forgotten freedom
But he had to learn this first. Orca Keiko was released under enormous financial expenses. The animal could no longer get used to a life without people. Keiko found no connection to his peers and tried to be close to people until the end. The orca died of pneumonia in a Norwegian fjord.0 comments Login to comment