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For over 45-years, Caroll Spinney’s characters – Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch – have been cherished by generations of children. At 81-years-old, the tenacious and enthusiastic performer has no intention of slowing down. I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story features incredible footage of Spinney’s earliest collaborations with Jim Henson, as it traces Caroll’s journey from bullied child to celebrated performer. This loving portrait peels away the instances that inspired his creation of Big Bird and as the yellow feathers give way to grey hair, it is the man, not the puppet, who will steal your heart.