Deaf children in Jordan have a place to learn at the Holy Land Institute for the Deaf. In addition to academic and vocational training, the school matches up younger children with older mentors to foster a spirit of self-assurance.
From a basketball academy in Senegal, to the high-pressure world of American prep schools, this film documents the extraordinary personal journeys of four particularly tall West African teenage boys with NBA dreams.
Excursion boat captain Joe Wofford takes a small group of shocked tourists to Ship Island off the coast of Mississippi. Now that the island is surrounded by oil containment booms, the group is left to ponder the relationship between faith, oil, and our responsibilities to the Earth.