GenreDocumentary Duration Initial DVD releaseJuly 31, 2007 LanguageEnglish
CastTom Chapin (Himself), Valerie Taylor (Herself), Peter Gimbel (Himself), Ron Taylor (Himself) DirectorPeter Gimbel
James Lipscomb Release date1971 DirectorsPeter Gimbel, James Lipscomb Similar moviesJaws, The Last Shark, Atlantis, National Geographic Ultimate Shark, Great White!: Meet The Most Fierce & Formidable Predator On Earth, Shark Tale
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Blue Water, White Death is a 1971 American documentary about sharks which was produced by Peter Gimbel and James Lipscomb. It received favourable reviews and was described as a "well produced odyssey" and "exciting and often beautiful". It screened theatrically and was broadcast on television at various times during the 1970s and 1980s.
The following persons appeared in the documentary - Tom Chapin, Phil Clarkson, Stuart Cody, Peter Lake, Peter Matthiessen, Rodney Fox, Valerie Taylor, Ron Taylor, Stan Waterman, Peter Gimbel, James Lipscomb and Rodney Jonklaas. In 1986 Tom Chapin reflected on his role as an assistant cameraman on the production, joking that his life had "all been downhill since." Some underwater sequences appearing in the film were shot using shark-proof cages.