Over 500,000 children in the United States are in foster care. More than 100,000 children await adoption. Despite this growing need, some states currently restrict gay adoption.
This month, In the Life presents the introductory excerpt of the film “Preacher’s Sons” a provocative, real-life story that spans five years in the lives of two gay dads and the five boys they adopt from California’s foster care system.
This intimate look at an unlikely family transcends all political convictions, revealing the struggles, humor and love that unites all families. Filmmaker, C. Roebuck Reed also shares her experience making this film about a non-traditional family and gay adoption.
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The In the Life broadcast includes the first 20 minutes of the 90-minute film:
The full documentary file, the “Preacher’s Sons” is available for purchase at the film’s website.
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