Plot & Details
Directed by Patrick Wang, In the Family centers on Joey (Wang), a gay man who loses custody of Chip, the son he has with his partner Cody, after Cody dies in a car accident. Cody left custody to his sister, and now Joey must fight the legal system as well as Cody's family's prejudices in order to regain custody of Chip.
- MPAA Rating: Not Rated
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 169min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 11/04/2011
- DVD Release Date: 06/25/2013
- Distributor(s): New Yorker Films
- Director(s): Patrick Wang
- Starring: Patrick Wang , Trevor St. John , Sebastian Brodziak
- Themes: Orphans,Custody Battles,Death of a Parent,Non-Traditional Families
- Tone: Poignant,Reflective
- Keywords: accident, custody, homosexual, partner, son
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (11-04-2011)
- Language: English