This is a film that was inspired by the incredible short story “Jonathan Livingston Seagull”
I’ve read it several times in the last 20 years or so. No spoilers, please read it!
The relationship between fancier and pigeon is simple, there must be mutual trust, respect and love. One bird vows to become a champion so that he can earn himself a name.
The Fancier: Dean Bullock
Shot, Cut, Directed by Gray Hughes
Verse written by Gray Hughes and Alyson Rudd
Verse read by George Reid
Recorded at Number 8
Colour by Alex Gregory at The Mill
Sonata no.14 “Moonlight” in C-Sharp Minor by Ludwig van Beethoven, programmed by Gray Hughes