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The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill

Whether escaped or abandoned, these birds of a feather have flocked together, and managed to survive in the foreign, urban landscape of San Francisco. Equally homeless is Mark Bittner, the man who befriends and feeds them. This documentary shows how the man and parrots are learning from each other to adapt and find their place in the surrounding, bustling world. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Theater Release: 10 Feb 2005
Video Release: 25 Dec 2005
MPAA Rating: G
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The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill is rated G:

Studio: 2005 DOCURAMA

Detailed Review

Twenty-six years ago, Mark Bittner drifted into San Francisco just as the hippie era faded to a close. Originally a native of Washington State, the aspiring poet/singer/songwriter hoped… 
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What parallels exist between Mark and the flock of parrots he befriends? How… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

The amazing life of birds is followed in another documentary titled, Winged Migration.… 
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