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Off and Running

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:January 29, 2010
Running time:76 minutes
Director:Nicole Opper
Distributor:First Run Features

Description: With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean - Brooklyn teen Avery grew up in a unique and loving household. When her curiosity about her African-American roots grows, Avery decides to contact her birth mother, which thrusts her into a complicated exploration of race, identity, and family that threatens to distance her from the parents she's always known. But when it seems like her life is unraveling, Avery decides to pick up the pieces and make sense of her identity, with inspiring results.

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