Premiere of Rosie O'Donnell's new HBO Documentary film "A FAMILY IS A FAMILY IS A FAMILY: A ROSIE O'DONNELL CELEBRATION"
NEW YORK-JANUARY 19: Premiere of Rosie O’Donnell's new HBO Documentary film "A FAMILY IS A FAMILY IS A FAMILY: A ROSIE O'DONNELL CELEBRATION" on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at HBO, 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY. HBO DOCUMENTARY FILMS and GLAAD served as co-hosts of a special screening for "A FAMILY IS A FAMILY IS A FAMILY: A ROSIE O'DONNELL CELEBRATION," a moving portrait of the remarkable diversity of families today that challenges stereotypes, highlighting same-sex parents, mixed-heritage families, single parents and stories of adoption. Children speak from the heart about parents, siblings, marriage and love and offer profound and often funny insights about what being a family means to them. Among those featured are: children with two fathers or two mothers; a girl whose mother and father adopted her in China; three brothers who live with their mother and grandmother; a pair of mothers who are getting married to make one big family; and families with adopted kids and children born through in-vitro fertilization. ABOUT A FAMILY IS A FAMILY IS A FAMILY: This 40-minute documentary from show-biz superstar Rosie O’Donnell is a celebration of what constitutes a family, featuring original songs and thoughtful kids musing on love and family. The show provides a moving portrait of the remarkable diversity of families today, including same-sex parents, mixed-heritage families, and stories of adoption. Interwoven with kids talking from the heart are animated songs and musical performances by kids and their families, as well as performances and recordings by Ziggy Marley, Bonnie Raitt, Doris Day, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Frank Sinatra, Rosie O’Donnell and They Might Be Giants. PHOTO CREDIT:Copyright ©Manhattan Society.com 2010 by Christopher London | tel: Private |e-mail: ChrisLondon@manhattansociety.com***NOTE: More notes, photos and id's to follow*****Read More