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Film Documents Wild Parrots in San Francisco

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Film Documents Wild Parrots in San Francisco

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Film Documents Wild Parrots in San Francisco

Film Documents Wild Parrots in San Francisco

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On the breezy hills of San Francisco's Telegraph Hill, a homeless musician named Mark Bittner finds a place with a flock of wild parrots. Their friendship is documented in the film, The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill. Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan says it's definitely a far cry from Hitchcock's The Birds.