It's the summer before 6th grade, and Clark is the new biracial kid in a very white town. Discovering that to be cool he needs to act "more black," he fumbles to meet expectations. Meanwhile, his urban intellectual parents Mack and Gina try to adjust to small-town living. Accustomed to life in New York, the tight-knit family is ill-prepared for the drastically different set of obstacles that their new community presents. They soon find themselves struggling to understand themselves and each other in this new context.
Melanie Lynskey, Nelsan Ellis, Armani Jackson, Oona Laurence, Janeane Garofalo, Christine Taylor, Miranda McKeon, Maliq Johnson, Nadia Dajani, Veanne Cox, David Charles Ebert, Will Janowitz, Julie Hays, Dierdre Friel, Christian Whelan, Gabriel Rush, Mark Gessner, Jabari Gray, Yasha Jackson, Eric Charles, Kapil Bawa, Bill Phillips, Karen Radzikowski, Colin Critchley, Tanner Flood, Richard Hirschfield