In this Academy Award-nominated documentary, filmmaker Tod Lending chronicles one family's inspiring journey toward the American Dream and away from the despair of their crumbling Chicago housing project. Offering proof that people can overcome insurmountable odds if hard work and miracles collide, the film tracks the journey of 16-year-old Nickole Collins, who went on to get a college education and break her family's legacy of poverty.
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- Tod Lending
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; deleted scenes; cast and crew interview.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it