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The Limited Bird (1989)

John's first independent work from 1989. Won 'Best of Fest Shorts' at the Cinequest Film Festival, CA. The film is comprised of highly rendered drawings with very little moving parts to tell a complex story of relationships 'gone to the birds'.

Festival & Awards

1989    Brooklyn Arts Council 1989 - Completion Grant
10/90    Denver International Film Festival, Denver USA
10/91    Filmfest, Bilbao, Spain
11/91    Cinequest Film Festival
             Best of Fest Shorts


The Limited Bird
A John R. Dilworth Film
Photography by Ron Bleicher
Music by Lou Volpe  for Cosmic Consciousness Music
Production Artist: Masako Kanayama
Special thanks to Mark Heller, Frank Weiss