Produced by Castle Films in the 1940s, this film shows various sport fishing including tarpon fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, tuna fishing in the Mediterranean Sea and sail fishing off the coast of Florida. Historic footage of whaling (at about the 4:45 mark) is shown with crews using a massive harpoon. A hammerhead shark is also killed for sport by the whalers. The film also shows Salmon fishing.
This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA. Entirely film backed, this material is available for licensing in 24p HD and 2k. For more information visit http://www.PeriscopeFilm.com