"Playing with Sharks", directed by Sally Aitken for National Geographic Documentary Films, is part of Nat Geo's "SharkFest 2021", streaming July 23, 2021 on Disney+:
"...Valerie Taylor's life's work since the 1950's has become the basis for much of what we know about sharks today. Through remarkable underwater archival footage, along with interviews with Valerie herself, 'Playing with Sharks' follows this daring ocean explorer's trajectory from champion spearfisher to passionate shark protector.
"From the birth of 'cage diving' to 'Jaws' hysteria to the dawn of cageless shark diving, Valerie became a trailblazing advocate for the ocean's most maligned and misunderstood creatures..."
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