The High Bridge

In Development

A Bronx teenager is suddenly faced with fatherhood when the mother of his young daughter plans to attend an elite military academy.

Set between the neighborhoods of Highbridge in the Bronx and Washington Heights in Manhattan, The High Bridge is the story of Abel, a teenager living with his mother in the Bronx. When Samantha enlists his help, she reveals that Abel got her pregnant. Sam couldn’t tell him before, but Abel has a young daughter.

The High Bridge is in development. It was selected for the 2017 Stowe Story Lab and 1 of 3 narrative scripts presented at the 2017 Filmshop Breakthrough Series.