Personal Statement: Trailer

Personal Statement follows three high school seniors from Brooklyn intent on defying the odds for themselves and their classmates by becoming the very resource they don’t have for themselves: peer college counselors. The film weaves together their individual struggles, family life, and highs and lows of their respective college application processes.
Made in partnership with America Reframed, WORLD Channel, Corporation For Public Broadcasting, Latino Public Broadcasting, WGBH, the Macarthur Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts.