Title:A Bird In The Hand: The Rod Hull and Emu Story
Date:3rd July 2003
Description:This documentary explores the triumphant and tragic life of Rod Hull - Emu-wrangler and one of British showbiz's most bizarre legends. A genteel and urbane man who longed to make a living through poetry or painting,Emu was quite literally the albatross around his neck.
NB: this film is part of Julian Bellamy's Comedy Confidential strand.