Follow Allie Conti on Twitter. She eventually came around, says Brenner, who photographed the dolphin for nine months. It was a difficult act to perform he had to position himself vertically, while the dolphin was horizontalbut Brenner describes the experience as both gentle and erotic. Malcolm Brenner's encounter with Dolly the dolphin has made him the unofficial spokesperson for people who think animals can consent to sex. But to this day, Brenner, who is now the subject of a documentary, describes the encounter as a beautiful, almost spiritual experience. Once, as he was rubbing her back, Dolly flipped over to present her genital slit.
Soon, however, he was sidetracked by the dolphin.
At least that's how Malcolm Brenner sees it. He's not the only person to fall in love with a dolphin. Some would call Brenner, who had sex with Dolly more than four decades ago, a pervert or an animal abuser or, at the very least, a damaged man.