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1 hr. 16 min.

Plot Summary
The focus of this film rests on Avery Klein-Cloud, a teenage African-American girl living in Brooklyn, N.Y., with her Caucasian Jewish lesbian mothers and two brothers who are also of other races. When Avery decides to contact her birth mother, this development triggers a major identity crisis for the college-bound teen, leading to troubling behavior that threatens her promising academic career and her relationship with her adoptive family. Can Avery reconcile her roots with her everyday life?


Director: Nicole Opper

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: First Run

Off and Running (2009)

Release Date: January 29th, 2010|1 hr. 16 min.

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