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Gayby Baby

1h 25m Social Studies, Health 2015

An intimate documentary about the experiences of kids with same-sex parents. Told from the children’s perspective.

Suggested age group: 10+

Download the education kit HERE. Please note, our education kits are currently in review as we develop material which more directly reflects NCEA achievement standards.

Download Gayby Baby’s Secondary School Kit HERE. Although this guide is made for the Australian curriculum it will still be helpful for information, themes, great discussion points and exercises.

The film follows the lives of four kids - Gus, Ebony, Matt and Graham - whose parents all happen to be gay. As they each wrestle with personal change, the outside world wrestles with the issue of marriage equality, and whether or not kids of same-sex families are at risk.


Maya Newell