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New 'Finding Dory' Trailer Sends Bold Anti-Captivity Message

Everybody's favorite forgetful cartoon fish is back, and this time she's trapped - at a marine park?

A new trailer for "Finding Dory,"," the hotly anticipated sequel to Pixar's "Finding Nemo," has been released, and it seems to take dead-aim at SeaWorld with a strong anti-captivity message.

While it's unclear if the film is set at a marine park or a rehabilitation center, the rigors of life on display appear to be a central theme.

In the clip, some animals are seen languishing inside SeaWorld-style tanks. Others are apparently trapped in a viewing pool, fleeing in terror as hands reach inside to prod and grab them.

Pixar employees have been tight-lipped the film - set for release this summer - but they did allude to it being influenced by the backlash against SeaWorld from the documentary "Blackfish."

Ellen DeGeneres, who voices the film's title character, also hinted that an anti-captivity message would be at the heart of "Finding Dory," telling Yahoo! Movies:

"I think that fish should be in the ocean, which is what this whole sequel is about: rehabilitation and putting them back in the ocean ... And we have to protect our oceans."

Watch the trailer for "Finding Dory" below: