The sweet joy and bitter anguish of teen life is movingly explored in this coming-of-age tale set in Brooklyn. Late summer finds inner-city best friends Maria, Joycelyn and Lanisha at a crossroads. Though once inseparable, they drift apart when their high school abruptly closes and Maria discovers she's pregnant. As Joycelyn rejects school for a paycheck and Lanisha opts to continue her education, each girl must chart a new course for herself but can their friendship survive? Stars Maria Hernandez, Anna Simpson and Kerry Washington.