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NOVA Large Format Films; Island of the Sharks


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NOVA Large Format Films
Island of the Sharks
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NOVA Large Format Films. Series release date: 1992

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Released in 1998. Costa Rica's Cocos Island boasts more sharks per cubic yard of water than perhaps any other place on the planet, including whitetip reef sharks, 40-foot whale sharks, and hammerheads that school by the hundreds. On this latest NOVA/PBS Online Adventure, we joined Howard and Michele Hall, two of the world's leading underwater filmmakers,as they dove into this shark-infested paradise to shoot an IMAX large-format film.



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Chicago: “NOVA Large Format Films; Island of the Sharks,” 01/08/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 17, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04B77CC7E7684DCBB02822ED8E13E959.
MLA: “NOVA Large Format Films; Island of the Sharks.” 01/08/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 17, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04B77CC7E7684DCBB02822ED8E13E959>.
APA: NOVA Large Format Films; Island of the Sharks. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04B77CC7E7684DCBB02822ED8E13E959
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