Lily hasn’t seen her biological father in thirteen years, so on her sixteenth birthday she finally gets her wish to travel to Los Angeles to meet him. However, a series of comical mishaps cause her to reevaluate the importance of family and love when she decides to embark on her journey alone.

About the filmmaker:
Yesenia made ‘Adrift ’ as a student in the Real to Reel program at RAW Art Works, a youth arts organization based out of Lynn, Massachusetts. ‘Adrift ‘ is roughly based on personal life experiences. She graduated Lynn English High in spring 2009 and went on to study filmmaking in college.

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