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Richard Bailey ‘The Disappearance Of The Grackles’

Synopsis: One man’s search for the meaning of life through nature’s phenomenon.

Cast: Narrated by Jason Crow.

Filmography: An Errand of Hip and Chin, 2016; One of the Rough, 2015; A Spiral Way,
2015; The Mock Destruction of the World, 2014; A Well-proved Helpmate, 2013; Other
Music, 2013; When the World Was Green, 2012; Tropic of Oz, 1996; Diogenes, 1994.


Richard Bailey makes films with mythic emphasis, poetic language, and sharp humor. His films have shown at Alchemy Film & Moving Image, Anthology Film Archives, Berlin Experimental, Black Maria, Blow-Up, Dallas VideoFest, Proyector International, SENE, SXSW, and many other festivals. He has a film featured in Vol. 36 of the Journal of Short Film, a peer-reviewed journal in DVD form. His poems have appeared in several journals, including The Madison Review, Mudfish, Quiddity, and Whiskey Island Magazine.

Richard Bailey 'The Disappearance Of The Grackles'USA / 2014 / 8 min. / Experimental, Art, Short Narrative

Directed by Richard Bailey Resolution: 1080p. Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Format: Digital Video, Apple Pro Res. Sound: Stereo

Credits: Written by Richard Bailey and Jason Crow. Photographed and Edited by Richard Bailey and Miles Ryan. Music by Brian Tomerlin and Andrew Chapman.