78% of low-income high school students expect to attend college. Fewer than half of them make it. What happens to their dreams along the way? First Person unfolds through the eyes of six promising inner city Philadelphia teens. First Person provides a deeply personal examination of how navigating the college pipeline leads to a dream deferred for far too many young people.
First Person won the award for BEST DOCUMENTARY at the 2008 Philadelphia Festival ofIndependents!
Producer/Director Benjamin Herold and Steven Parr present the film and answer questions.
When?: May 6th, 7:30 pm
Where?: Shanklin 107
Sponsored by Psi Chi, X-House, Afam, and RA’s from Wash St. and Hi-Rise