DENNIS — A film and panel discussion on the state of the New England fishery will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at Cape Cinema, 35 Hope Lane.

Produced and directed by award-winning filmmaker David Wittkower, the film, "Dead in the Water," relates the plight of the New England fishing industry, told by fishermen and those with close knowledge of the industry.

Wittkower will be at the screening, and a panel that will include some of the fishermen in the film will participate in a discussion after the show. Tickets are $15.