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1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Birders search for the elusive ivory-billed woodpecker.


Director: Scott Crocker

Genres: Documentary

Ghost Bird (2009)

Release Date: January 1st, 2009|1 hr. 25 min.

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  • 60
    David Fear Time Out New York

    Ghost Bird has a bad habit of briefly taking flight and then crashing back down into NPR-like stodginess. show more

  • 60
    John P. McCarthy Boxoffice Magazine

    The overarching lesson is twofold: environmental issues are never as simple or as cut-and-dried as we would like, and the first order of business is to get the science right. show more

  • 80
    Neil Genzlinger The New York Times

    Generally speaking, bird-watching is a pastime that is extremely interesting to a few people and not at all interesting to anyone else. But Scott Crocker has turned a bird-watching tale into a multilayered story that will fascinate practically everybody in Ghost Bird, a witty, wistful documentary. show more

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