An interactive video documentary about LGBTQ families!

Episode 1: An in-depth conversation about getting pregnant and making families

Eight LGBTQ+ parents talk about creating families – and seeking the help of known, anonymous & open ID sperm donors on top of the already challenging nuances of pregnancy and family-building.
Keywords: Anonymous donors, known donors, infertility, baby-making, parenting
Read/watch time: 40 minutes

Episode 2: Family Spotlight: The Chen-Hayes Family

Gay dads Stuart and Lance talk about creating a baby through surrogacy… and 13 years later, throwing their son a “first gay teen day” celebration.
Keywords: Surrogacy, gay, family activism, birthday party
Read/watch time: 20 minutes

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This project was made possible with generous support from:

  • Temple University Presidential Humanities and Arts Research Award, 2015
  • Klein College Faculty Summer Funding, 2016


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