Down By the River
Skylar Ford (Sean Johnson) is a young man who aspires to be a writer, but must balance following his dreams with helping his mother, Tammy (Alethea Bailey), take care of his little sister, Hannah (Adriana Ford), who suffers from sickle cell anemia. Despite his lack of time, Skylar manages to complete his first story and attempts to get it published. Meanwhile, as Hannah's birthday rapidly approaches, her estranged biological father, Leroy (Beny Schwartz), comes home unannounced after several years, creating serious tension within the family. While Skylar attempts to hold things together, Hannah's condition worsens, testing Skylar's limits, his faith, and his dreams.