In The Family
En la familia
Estados Unidos, 2011, 169 minutos, drama

Director / Director: Patrick Wang
Guión / Script: Patrick Wang
Productores / Producers: Andrew van den Houten, Robert Tonino, Patrick Wang
Fotografía / Photography: Frank Barrera;
Edición / Editing: Elwaldo Baptiste
Música / Music: Chip Taylor, Andy Wagner
Intérpretes / Players: Trevor St. John, Patrick Wang, Sebastian Brodziak, Brian Murray, Park Overall (Sally Hines) , Peter Hermann (Dave Robey), Susan Kellermann (Marge Hawks), Elaine Bromka (Gloria) and Kelly McAndrew (Eileen Robey).

Premio / Award
Mejor Película Narrativa, Festival de Cine Asiático de San Diego, 2011/ Best Narrative Feature San Diego Asian Film Festival, 2011

En el pueblo de Martin, Tennessee, Chip Hines, un precoz niño de seis años sólo ha conocido la vida con sus dos papás: Cody y Joey. Cuando Cody fallece repentinamente en un accidente automovilístico, Joey y Chip luchan por asentarse. Ya que comienzan a hacerlo, el testamento de Cody revela que él nombró a su hermana como la tutora de Chip. Ahora en su vida familiar solitaria, Joey busca una solución. La ley no está de su lado, pero los amigos si. Armado con su apoyo e inspirado por los recuerdos de Cody, Joey encuentra su camino a la paz con la familia y se acerca más a su hijo.

In the town of Martin, Tennessee, Chip Hines, a precocious six year old, has only known life with his two dads, Cody and Joey. When Cody dies suddenly in a car accident, Joey and Chip struggle to find their footing again. Just as they begin to, Cody’s will reveals that he named his sister as Chip’s guardian. In his now solitary home life, Joey searches for a solution. The law is not on his side, but friends are. Armed with their comfort and inspired by memories of Cody, Joey finds a path to peace with the family and becomes closer to his son.

Patrick Wang graduated from MIT with a degree in Economics and a concentration in Music and Theatre Arts. As a theater director, he has specialized in classical verse drama and new works. He has taught and directed productions at the Stella Adler Studio and The Neighborhood Playhouse. In the Family is his first feature film.