Baltimore Magazine: Four Local Films to Catch at This Year’s Maryland Film Festival

Written by Max Weiss, Baltimore Magazine covered "Mom & M" for its premiere at the Maryland Film Festival on May 23, 2021. An expert can be read here:


"Documentaries don’t get much more intimate than Mom & M. The film is a portrait of an extraordinary Baltimore family: Nikki and Elise and their adopted daughter Sansa.


"Oftentimes a documentary takes place after the fact, giving both the audience and the main players a chance to process the events and reflect on the big picture. Jen Burchick’s Mom & M is a little different. It just kind of plunks into the story in medias res, as it were—making it all the more compelling."


The full article can be read here.




"Mom & M"

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


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