"Minding the Gap" on POV


What makes a family? The Oscar-nominated documentary "Minding the Gap" gives an intimate look into friendships initiated via a passion for skateboarding and cemented by shared experience. The resulting bonds are as strong as any between members of a conventional family. This captivating coming-of-age story tackles topics like domestic violence, relationships, and masculinity, all while its three central subjects approach adulthood. Minding the Gap is a compelling story that is relatable across age, class, and race.

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Directed by Bing Liu, "Minding the Gap" has its national broadcast debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Monday, February 18 at 9 p.m. ET The film is a co-production of ITVS, Kartemquin Films, and American Documentary | POV and a co-presentation with the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM).

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