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575 Ratings


Directed by Alan Parker
United States, 1984
Drama, War


Two friends arrive back from Vietnam, scarred in different ways. One has physical injuries, the other has mental problems that make him yearn to be a bird, a subject he has always been fascinated with.

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Birdy Directed by Alan Parker

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Jury

National Board of Review

1984 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Warsaw International Film Festival

1987 | Winner: Audience Award

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