Starring: Julia Stiles, Sean Patrick Thomas, Kerry Washington
Directed By: Thomas Carter
Sara is a small-town girl with a big dream: to become a world-class ballerina. But when her mother suddenly dies, Sara must abandon her plans and join her estranged father on Chicago's gritty South Side. A white girl in a predominantly black neighborhood, Sara feels out of place - until she is befriended by Derek, whose shared love for dance leads to romance. But as Sara and Derek's relationship grows, so does opposition from their families and friends. Now they must face the biggest challenge of their young lives - to stay true to their dreams and to each other.