Ballast Poster

Release Date: October 1st, 2008

DVD Release Date: November 10th, 2009

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Newly widowed by her husband's shocking suicide, recovering addict Marlee (Tarra Riggs) struggles to raise her young son, James (JimMyron Ross), by herself. Inconsolable over the suicide and unequipped to face life without a father, the stunned James reaches out to his estranged uncle Lawrence (Micheal J. Smith Sr.), his father's stoic identical twin. In the wake of their reunion, James sets out on a painful, meandering path that inevitably lands him and his grieving family in grave danger.

Cast: Micheal J. Smith Sr., JimMyron Ross, Tarra Riggs, Johnny McPhail

Director: Lance Hammer

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Alluvial Filmworks

Keywords: Emotional, Father, Growing up, Fall, Mother, School, House, Son, 2000s

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