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Zombie Sea Lions

Zombie Sea Lions
In 1998, hundreds of California sea lions begin suffering severe seizures. The reason for their distress is a mystery. History reveals other strange incidents in the region. In 1961 thousands of confused seabirds crash into the town of Capitola, inspiring Hitchcock's film, “The Birds.” In 1991, brown pelicans begin falling out of the sky suffering convulsions. Focusing on the mystery of the sea lions, this film investigates if there is a common culprit for the incidences of abnormal animal behavior, and why they all occur on the same stretch of idyllic Californian coastline.