THE BIRD BOY

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Director Ingrid Kamerling / Netherlands 2016 / 22 min / Lihula Mirror Hall 23.09 - 14:00

 

An intimate documentary about the unique bond between the fourteen-year-old Dave and his owl Tristan. Dave shares everything with his bird. Tristan knows him better than anyone. The past year was marked by the loss of his grandmother. The bond with the birds and the peace he finds in them, helps him cope with her death. Now, Dave is about to try and overcome his fears by training eagle Juultje, a much more dangerous bird than Tristan. Will he succeed in training his first bird of prey?  

 

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