9. Activist Ric O'Barry Raised Awareness About Dolphin-Hunting Practices
After winning for Best Documentary in 2010, the team behind The Cove still managed to spread awareness about horrific dolphin-hunting practices in Japan despite director Louie Psihoyos's speech being cut off. Perhaps the show's producers got spooked when they saw the film's main protagonist, Ric O'Barry, displaying a sign with the words 'Text DOLPHIN to 44144.'