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- The Birds (1)
- 2012.Aug.17 / 3pm
The Birdsby: Double.D • tags: 1960s • feature • free • directed by: Alfred.Hitchcock
Time to tackle one of the big masters, as we duck and cover for Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds (1963).
Evan Hunter wrote the screenplay, Tippi Hendren and Rod Taylor play the leads – and the film offer fantastic contributions from effect wizard Albert Whitlock.
On this track we cover:
- The original short story
- Production stories
- Visual effects
- The Hitchock style and legacy
- The Tippi Hendren controvercy