‘Devoid of any political posturing or editorial agenda, Quest is a jarring and gentle testament to the powers of family and individual kindness.’ – Hollywood Reporter
Critic favorite at this year͛s Sundance Film Festival, Quest provides a stunning illumination into race, class and community through an intimate portrait of the Rainey family in North Philadelphia. Despite their own individual hardships, Christopher ͚Quest͛ Rainey along with his wife Christine ͚Ma Quest͛not only provide love and sanctuary for their family, but also the greater community within their home music studio. Shot over nearly a decade, we witness the joys and unexpected crisis this family encounters and ultimately overcomes through their steadfast, supportive and loving environment they maintain throughout. Jonathan Olshefski͛s stunning feature debut shows the simple beauty and necessity of human kindness at a time in a countries history where they may need it the most.