The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Poster

Release Date: February 9th, 2005

DVD Release Date: December 26th, 2005

G|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
A homeless musician's life is transformed after he discovers a flock of wild South American parrots living in San Francisco. How they got there is a mystery, but Mark Bittner forms a bond with the exotic birds through his music and his patient, attentive care. Over time he comes to appreciate their individual identities and makes a case for humans to reevaluate their relationship to animals. When he is forced to leave them, he despairs over the birds' fate.

Director: Judy Irving

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Emotional, Underdog, Transformation, Mystery, Charming, 2000s, Endearing

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