Finding Forrester (2000)
- Time: 136 min
- Genre: Drama
- Director: Gus Van Sant
- Cast: Sean Connery, Rob Brown, Anna Paquin, F. Murray Abraham, Busta Rhymes
Because of scoring exceptionally high on a statewide standardized exam and being an exceptionally good basketball player Jamal Wallace is sent to a prestigious prep school in Manhattan. He soon befriends the reclusive writer, William Forrester. The friendship leads William to overcome his reclusiveness and for Jamal to overcome the racial prejudices and pursue his true dream – writing.