Independent Lens 1999 | TV Show Watchlist

Independent Lens

Photos  |  Cast & Crew  |  Episode Guide  |  Video Clips

Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films.

Premiered: August 9, 1999

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:3.87 out of 5 (23 ratings)

Your Rating:

Season 8, Episode 26 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill

First Aired: May 29, 2007

“The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill” profiles author-musician Mark Bittner, who looks after a flock of colorful birds in San Francisco. The film examines Bittner's relationship with the birds, which he names, feeds and studies. Directed by Judy Irving.