One Shot

Directed by: Maddie Briggs | Production Company: Ringling College | Narrative | 2019 | USA | 4:38



Emily is a young spunky 16-year-old girl who is an up and coming star basketball player oh her high school basketball team. She is practicing at the court one day when she suddenly gets a call from a college coach wanting to recruit her to play for his team. Ecstatic she goes home to tell her mom the good news but is meet with something totally different. Her mother breaks the news that she has to have surgery to fix a heart problem stemming from a rare genetic disease she has had since she was a kid. Emily now has to make the biggest choice of her young life. Go through with the surgery and potentially have her dreams of playing college ball go away or wait and potentially let her condition become fatal.