Private Project

The Wonder Shark

Every spring, the sevengill shark shows up at La Jolla Cove and gathers on the shallow reef. Little is known about its life. Its prehistoric look piques the curiosity of where it is from. Its arrival brings the mystery of why it comes here, year after year to the same spot. This short film will bring you close to this wonder shark.

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    1 minute 55 seconds
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Director Biography

Weiwei Gao was drawn to natural world from a young age and learned scuba diving to take undersea pictures. Later, he discovered using short films for storytelling and has been making undersea videos regularly. Weiwei has travelled to many places for scuba diving but spent most of his time in the water of San Diego. When not diving, Weiwei works as a biomedical engineer.

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