The STEP documentary is directed by Amanda Lipitz and chronicles the lives 3 senior high school students, living in the urban city of Baltimore. These 3 young women have 3 different but very similar home lives while STEP being the thread that holds their friendships together. They all go through trials while applying to college and preparing for graduation. If accepted into college they’d all be the first in their families to do so.
This movie won the U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Inspirational Filmmaking at Sundance 2017. This film will be released on August 4th, 2017. Watch the official trailer below.