The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill
First screened in May 2005
Director: Judy Irving. Documentary. Profile of San Francisco resident Mark Bittner and his unique relationship to a flock of parrots who have coalesced in his neighborhood.

Twitter Capsule: No groundbreaker but revealing study of character and neighborhood. The birds have personality.

VOR:   Your whole family can go see it. You, your kids, and your great aunt can all love it. Your film professor might not remember much about it. You might not remember much about it.

Photo © 2003 Pelican Media, © 2005 Shadow Distribution

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–

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