Welcome to the website of Building Blocks: Interactive Conversations with LGBTQ Families!

The Chen-Hayes Family

Gay dads Stuart and Lance talk about creating a baby through surrogacy… and 13 years later, throwing their son a “first gay teen day” celebration.

Documentary/interactive conversation
TRT: 20 minutes

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Two gay dads talk about choosing surrogacy, dealing with legal matters like second parent adoption, sharing their story with the world and – most recently – throwing a coming-of-age “first gay teen day” celebration for their son.

Building Blocks: Interactive Conversations with LGBTQ Families is a series of interactive video documentaries about families created by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer parents. (More)

Interactivity / How It Works:

The video is divided into short segments, each about 1-2 minutes. At the end of each segment is a choice: Tap to decide where the conversation goes next! (More)

The Interactive Map

Spoiler alert! Please view the project without the map first. Once you’ve seen it once, here’s the full story map:



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