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FOSTER

Produced by Lisa Remington

Overview

Genre
Social Issues
Synopsis

With one in eight American children suffering a confirmed case of neglect or abuse by age 18, there are currently more than 400,000 children in foster care in the U.S., a number that continues to grow each year.

Drawing on unprecedented access, FOSTER explores the often-misunderstood world of foster care through compelling stories from the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services, the largest county child welfare agency in the country.

Stage
finished
Running time
1 and 53 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Country
United States
Years of Production
2015-2018
Prod. Partners
Participant Media, Emerson Collective

Distribution Details

Release year
2018
Festivals
AFI
Distribution
HBO
Broadcast (Acq.)
HBO

Photos

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