Independent Lens 1999 | TV Show

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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

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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.

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