Family Portrait In Black And White

Olga Nenya is an extraordinary woman, and that much is obvious once you’re ten minutes into Julia Ivanova’s documentary Family Portrait in Black and White. By the end of the film, you’ll certainly feel the same way, but what else you may think about her is an open question. Nenya’s story is at the heart of this movie, but while she’s clearly doing...read more

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Family Portrait In Black and White
Beautiful, fearless and emotional, Family Portrait in Black and White, “gets high marks for honesty” (New York Times). It paints a portrait of “an imp (more…)
Family Portrait In Black And White - Official Trailer
01:31 — Olga Nenya has 27 children. Four of them, now adults, are her biological children; the other 23 are adopted or foster children. Of those 23, 16 are bi (more…)
Family Portrait in Black and White
Family Portrait in Black and White follows passionate supermom, Olga Nenya during three turbulent years that see her brood of 17 foster children grow (more…)
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01:38 — Olga Nenya is a single Ukrainian woman raising 20 foster children on her own. Despite the poverty and racism surrounding her, she is determined to rai (more…)

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  • Released: 2011
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Olga Nenya is an extraordinary woman, and that much is obvious once you’re ten minutes into Julia Ivanova’s documentary Family Portrait in Black and White. By the end of the film, you’ll certainly feel the same way, but what else you may think about her is… (more)

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