Programs
Personal Statement
An inspiring story of three industrious high schoolers who overcome the hurdles in the education system.
In the face of an unequal education system and a wide college counseling gap, three Brooklyn high school seniors navigate the college application process for themselves and their peers as they strive to not only get themselves, but everyone in their schools, into college.
Purchase Tickets
This is a Field Trip Program
Age
Grade
Grades 9-12
Directed by
Juliane Dressner
Languages
English, Spanish with English subtitles
Content Advisory
Mature Themes
Themes
The college application process; persistence; hard work; finding adult supports outside of family; identity; civic dedication to community and fellow peers; volunteerism; personal identity; education inequality
Runtime
110 mins
Films