Run Time: 88 min Release Date: Aug 05, 2008 Year Produced: 2007 Rating: Not Rated Language: English/Closed Captions Directed by: Dominique Cardona and Laurie Colbert Starring: Brooke Johnson, Yanna McIntosh, Maya Ritter, Gilles Lemaire, Andrew Chalmers, Nathalie Toriel, Chantal Cole
This film appeals to: Lesbian audiences Booking Formats: 35 MM, BetaSP, DVD

“An intelligent juggling of disparate elements including pubescent unrest, single parenting, lesbian widowhood and anti abortion violence… Cardona and Colbert manage to integrate a complicated docket into an involving human drama.” ––Dennis Harvey, Variety

This acclaimed drama presents a smart, sexy, and suspenseful look into the lives of Dr. Finn Jeffries and her daughter, Zelly. Finn’s life would be busy even without a child – she’s a doctor running a clinic and a single lesbian reentering the dating scene. Meanwhile, 11-year old Zelly’s testing her preteen limits and Finn’s patience daily. But when controversy erupts over the clinic and Finn’s life is threatened, “family” takes on a whole new meaning.

Cast includes Gemini Award Winner Brooke Johnson (Best Actress, Dangerous Offender), Yanna McIntosh (This is Wonderland, Blue Murder) and Maya Ritter (Disney’s Molly, An American Girl).

Awards & Press Quotes

“A refreshingly sophisticated, original story.” –– Outfest

“An intelligent, well-acted, well-scripted story that wraps a routine crime procedural in matter-of-fact lesbianism of the most graceful kind.” –– East Bay Express

“A provocative balance between suspense and personal drama.” –– Los Angeles Times

“Satisfyingly adult in its depiction of female sexuality. . . raises resonant questions about moving forward after a loss.” –– LA Weekly

“Tells an interesting story with engaging characters, political awareness and some science (including a twist about Zelly’s conception), as well as the beginnings of a sweet romance between two adult women.” –– AfterEllen.com

“An intelligent and captivating story.” — GO Magazine