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Edge of Eighteen
From executive producer and Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney ("Taxi to the Dark Side" and "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room") comes the definitive self-portrait of a generation. Watch as 15 high school seniors from across the country filmed themselves and the world around them, creating an unforgettable profile of the education system and life on the "Edge of Eighteen."
A young Texas dancer worries following an audition for her dream school; a pregnant youth refuses to put her college plans on hold; and a student in Chicago copes with the bad influences of his neighborhood.
A student's downward spiral could derail his college dreams. Elsewhere, a teen yearns to leave his small town, and a young woman struggles with depression and bullying.
A high-school senior grows concerned that he won't be able to escape his rural town. Meanwhile, undocumented status could jeopardize a top student's college dreams, and a young man opts to be homeschooled in order to pursue a music career.