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Somewhere Between

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:August 24, 2012
Running time:94 minutes
Cast:Ann Boccuti, Haley Butler, Jenna Cook, Fang "Jenni" Lee
Director:Linda Goldstein Knowlton
Producer:Linda Goldstein Knowlton
Distributor:Long Shot Factory

Web Site: http://www.somewherebetweenmovie.com

Description: Four teenaged girls live in different parts of the US, in different kinds of families, united by one thing: all were adopted from China, because all four had birth parents who could not keep them, due to circumstances colliding with China's 'One Child Policy'. These strong young women allow us to grasp what it is like to come-of-age in today's America as trans-racial adoptees. At the same time, we see them as typical American teenagers doing what teenagers everywhere do. Through these young women, and their explorations of who they are, we ourselves pause to consider who we are-both as individuals and as a nation of immigrants. With great honesty and courage, these four girls open their hearts to experience love, compassion, and self-acceptance.

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