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Capital Emmy Winning Digital Feature Film (60 min)

Playing now on Maryland Public Television

"Elise (Mom) and Nikki (M) are young, millennial parents who prove that humor and love can make it through nearly everything and that family is deeper than blood. It is a choice. 


"Together they navigate what happens when your partner comes out as transgender while caring for an ill child and that remission is not the end to life’s challenges." 

Directed by Jena Burchick

Produced in Association with Lux Daze Media

Co-Produced by Tyler C. Peterson & Mei Lin Lau Mann

Co-Produced by Jessica Baroody-Sadda

Associate Produced by Serious Grip & Electric

Cinematography by Jena Burchick

Edited by Jena Burchick

Music by ellen cherry

Starring Nikki Richard, Elise Richard and Sansa Richard



Documentary - Cultural/Topical Emmy Winner,

National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter, USA, 2023

Docs Without Borders, Award of Excellence, DE, USA, 2021

Semi-Finalist, Lake Travis Film Festival, TX, USA, 2021

Award of Merit for LGBTQ content, IndieFest Film Awards, CA, USA, 2021


Bentonville Film Festival, Documentary Competition, AK, USA, 2021

Docs Without Borders, DE, USA, 2021

Indy Film Fest, IN, USA, 2021

Lake Travis Film Festival, TX, USA, 2021

Maryland Film Festival, MD, USA, 2021

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival, VT, USA, 2021

North Beach American Film Festival, MD, USA, 2021

OUTSOUTH Queer Film Festival, SC, USA, 2021

Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival, Seattle, USA, 2021

UFVA National Conference, Virtual, USA, 2021

We Make Movies Film Festival, LA, USA, 2021

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