A woman, whose son is in Foster Care, struggles as she assist illegal immigrants across the border
A boy living in foster care builds an unlikely bond with an investment banker
The Blind Side
The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.
In 1987, Claireece Precious Jones endures unimaginable hardships in her young life. Abused by her mother and father, she grows up poor, angry, illiterate, unloved and generally unnoticed.
Short Term 12
Get a first-hand look at the foster care system as seen through the eyes of those who know it best. With extraordinary access to the inner workings of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services, Oppenheimer and Harris go beyond the sensational headlines and stereotypes to take an unprecedented look at an often misunderstood world and upend some of the most enduring myths about foster care and those involved in the system.
A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend
Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many year.
An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school.
Ben is Back
A drug addicted teenage boy shows up unexpectedly at his family’s home on Christmas Eve.
The story of Roman Coleman, a violent convict, who is given the chance to participate in a rehabilitation therapy program involving the training of wild mustangs.
The Hate U Give
Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Staff must find her voice and stand up for what’s right.
The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-supported gay conversion program after being forcibly outed to his parents.
A couple find themselves in over their heads when they foster three children.
Leave No Trace
A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever
The Dark Matter of Love
Families discover the realities of bonding with children who have grown up in institutions
Follow Angela’s journey to meet her birth family.
An offbeat drama featuring a diverse family built through adoption and foster care.
After living in foster care and seeking emancipation, Lux finds her biological parents.
Thirteen Reasons Why
The story of a young high school student as she descends into despair brought on by betrayal and bullying, culminating in her suicide
Nick’s Eyes are opened to the lives of At-Risk youth
The Body Keeps a Score
By Bessel Van Der Kolk
The Boy who was Raised as a Dog
By Bruce D. Perry PHD, MD & Maia Szalavitz