‘Dolphin Tale’ Behind the Scenes: Winter’s Prosthetic Tail Video

Winter in a scene from Dolphin Tale
Winter in a scene from Dolphin Tale - © Warner Bros Pictures

Dolphin Tale, the inspirational true story of a dolphin named Winter who lost her tail in a crab trap, hits theaters this Friday. The feel-good film is looking to snare family audiences as well as animal lovers as it brings to the big screen Winter’s story, with Winter herself in the lead role. In support of the film’s upcoming release, Warner Bros Pictures has provided this behind-the-scenes look at Winter as she patiently waits for her prosthetic tail to be attached.

The Plot: Dolphin Tale is inspired by the remarkable true story of a courageous dolphin named Winter and the compassionate people who banded together to save her life. The comedy/drama will open in theaters on September 23, 2011.

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