In the late 1970s, when a mentally handicapped teenager is abandoned, a gay couple takes him in and becomes the family he’s never had. But, once the unconventional living arrangement is discovered by authorities, the men must fight a biased legal system to adopt the child they have come to love as their own.
In the midst of a successful acting, writing and directing career, Travis Fine abruptly left the entertainment business in 2001. Deeply affected by the events of September 11th, and seeking a more fulfilling pursuit of his artistic endeavors, he enrolled in flight school and forged a new path as a screenwriting airline pilot. While Travis was in the flight deck of a commercial airliner on autopilot at 36,000 feet, he developed the story of a hardened flight attendant and an unaccompanied minor who connect amidst the chaos of September 11 into his screenplay "The Space Between". Starring Academy Award winning actress Melissa Leo, "The Space Between" had it's world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival and aired on the USA Network on the 10th anniversary of 9/11.