synopsis

In this coming-of-age narrative feature, Aisha Johnson, a bright and astute student, is one of the finalists for a coveted city-wide scholarship. But one decision Aisha makes turns her life upside down, jeopardizing her chance at the scholarship. Aisha must navigate and survive life in the unforgiving hallways of Dudley High and the streets of Roxbury while keeping her eyes on the prize.

cast

Khai Tyler, Nick Walker, Carolina Soto, Alexandra Cruz, Juliette Estime, Taylor Phillips, Juvan Elisma, Alexia Etienne, Kim Tavares

directed by

Thato Mwosa

director's bio

Thato Mwosa is an award-winning filmmaker. Her films have been broadcast internationally. She was a finalist for the 2019 Mass Cultural Art Fellowship. Thato has a degree in TV/Film Production from Emerson College and an MFA from Lesley University.

trailer

screenwriter

Thato Mwosa

producer

Thato Mwosa, Kioko, Mwosa, Jessica Estelle Huggins, Cindy Severino

runtime

77 minutes

country

US

category

Feature Narrative

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