Do we ever really know our parents? And if we were suddenly given the chance to know all about them, would we take it? These are the primal human questions at the heart of the riveting personal documentary, 51 Birch Street.
Filmmaker Doug Block had every reason to believe his parents' 54-year marriage was a good one. So he isn’t prepared when, just a few months after his mother’s unexpected death, his father Mike phones to announce that he's moving to Florida to live with his secretary from 40 years before, Kitty.