Channel 4 looking for Families with 4 or More Children of the Same Gender

Love Productions has been commissioned to make a documentary for Channel 4 about large families with single-gender offspring.  We are looking to feature families based in the UK who have four or more children of the same gender and are pregnant, or trying for a baby of the opposite sex, in order to complete their family.  We want to explore what it’s like living in a same-sex household, and look at the reasons behind the decision to have another child.

There are many reasons as to why a family might continue to try for the other sex ranging from the previous loss of a child, to wanting to bring a female presence to an overwhelmingly male household.  We also understand that particularly wanting a boy or girl is not uncommon and we want to explore the emotional and psychological reasons behind that desire.

We are already filming with two families in the UK, one family with 8 boys hoping to have a girl, the other with 6 boys and their new baby girl.  The film promises to be a sensitive, insightful and celebratory portrayal of large families who would love to have a boy or a girl, and the how much it means to them to achieve their dream.  It will be broadcast as one of Channel 4’s Cutting Edge documentaries later this year.
It would be fantastic if you had a family on your books wishing to share their story in the film.  I would be most grateful if you would consider passing on this information to any of your clients who may have 4 or more children of one gender.  If a couple wants to just call for further information, that’s fine, there’s no obligation for them to feature in the film and all calls are treated as confidential.

Please contact Smartaupairs on 0800 917 81 66 – and we can put you in contact with the Producer.


One thought on “Channel 4 looking for Families with 4 or More Children of the Same Gender

  1. I live in the USA ( I understand you are not looking for USA residents for your documentary) however…I just wanted to let you know that my husband abnd I have 5 children, all girls..we are not a blended family, all of the children have the same parents…the ages of the children are 12, 11, 8, 3, and 4 months…I am a stay at home mom…our kids are very busy with sports and dance lessons…life is hectic but it’s fun…I wouldn’t have it any other way…good luck with your documentary…take care

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