Ruler of the Roost is a comedic documentary that follows a young Toronto filmmakers struggle with the obnoxious city pigeons that live outside his bedroom window. After his initial attempts to scare off the pigeons are foiled, the filmmaker seeks an expert’s opinion and is soon led down a bizarre path of airborne diseases, grisly coincidences, and self-discovery.
Directors: Benjamin Turnbull
Toronto Film School
10 mins / Documentary / Canada // 2014