By Gregg Sangillo | December 15
It won months for documentary filmmakers Leena Jayaswal and Caty Borum Chattoo to comprehend they happened to be part of their own personal story. They’re in both interracial relationships with biracial youngsters, understanding that’s the subject of her forthcoming motion picture, Mixed.
“Everybody kept informing usa this pictures concerns both of you. Therefore said, ‘No, it’s not just.’ But then somebody would state, ‘What makes one making this pictures?’” Jayaswal remembers.
The documentary is a travelogue—talking with folks in Atlanta, Cleveland, Houston, and l . a ., among more places—but Jayaswal and Borum Chattoo were inextricably for this subject-matter taking place.
“It’s a trip motion picture in regards to the 2 of us all locating mixed-race reviews across The united states,” claims Jayaswal, an associate mentor at United states University’s college of Communication.