This Can Go On Forever

Eighteen years after Carol gave up her son for adoption, she still believed they would meet again.

2010 / Shea Shackelford / Virginia Millington / DC Listening Lounge, USA


Eighteen years after Carol gave up her son for adoption, she still believed they would meet again.

She never changed her name and she never moved away. She wanted to be right where he could find her.

This Can Go On Forever won the Best Documentary: Bronze Award in the 2010 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition. It was produced in 2009 for the DC Listening Lounge.

(total running time: 10:25)


produced by

Shea Shackelford

Shea Shackelford is an independent producer in Montreal and co-founder of Big Shed, an audio and multimedia production shop.

Virginia Millington

Virginia Millington spent her younger days making radio in the wilds of Minneapolis, the geometric streets of Washington, DC, and the deserts of Namibia, before landing in Brooklyn.


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