I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

Director: Dave LaMattina & Chad N. Walker
Running Time: 90 minutes
Location: USA
DCFF SCreening: 2014


A documentary about Caroll Spinney who has been Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969. At 78 years old, he has no intention of stopping.

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Seattle International Film Festival

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Los Angeles Film Festival

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DCFF Screening Information

Sunday, August 3rd, at 2:45pm

Emily loves movies and Tacoma. Thus, the Destiny City Film Festival was born in 2013 and has been going strong ever since!