Category Archives: The Birds

Tony Lee Moral visiting Santa Rosa and Bodega Bay

"Tony Lee Moral, author of three books on Alfred Hitchcock including "The Making of Hitchcock's The Birds", is visiting Santa Rosa and Bodega until January 4th 2019. He is researching his next book on Hitchcock, which focuses on the director's reputation, especially during the filming of The Birds in the spring of 1962. If anyone…
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Public Tours of “The Birds” Schoolhouse in Bodega, California

[caption id="attachment_3059" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo by Elaine with Grey Cats[/caption] Public tours of the “Birds Schoolhouse” in Bodega, California, will be offered on May 24 and September 6, 2015, at 10am, 11:30am and 1:30pm. Tickets are $25.00, with all proceeds to benefit the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center. Tickets may be purchased on line @ www.seb.org or…
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B50 Day Festival in Bodega, CA

Monday, September 2, 2013 10am - 6pm Come Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of 'The Birds' in Bodega and take this rare opportunity to view the the last remaining film locations of 'The Birds'. Discover the history of the Bodega with free Self Guided walking tours. Space limited docent led tours inside Potter Schoolhouse, the historic…
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Birds of Bodega Bay Act 3

Part 3 of this series includes: Downtown Bodega, Potter School, Leach Taylor, the monkey bars, Compass Rose Garden Gazebo, The Running of "The Birds" and the McGuffin.
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Hitchcock, Tippi and some birds – Birds of Bodega Bay Act 1

The Location Scout in Birds of Bodega Bay Act 1 visits the San Francisco Union Squre location used in the making of The Birds 50 years ago. Act 1 includes: Hitchcock's cameo, a look into lovebirds, and driving the coast on Highway 1. Birds of Bodega Bay Act 1 Move information about Tippi's appearance can…
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Fun article for “Birds” lovers from Bodegabaylife.com

Behind the Scenes of “The Birds” in Bodega by Kathlene I recently spoke with former Bodega resident Merritt Clifton, editor of ANIMAL PEOPLE magazine, and he had some fascinating stories to share about his time growing up in this area. I roared with laughter over his tales about being an extra in the famous Hitchcock…
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