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Toe to toe / a Pureland Pictures film in association with Susie Q Productions ; writer, producer, director, Emily Abt ; producer, Susan Leber.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 104 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Strand Releasing : 2010.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Emily Abt.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ally Walker, Leslie Uggams, Louisa Krause, Sonequa Martin, Silvestre Rasuk, Gaius Charles.
Summary, etc.:
Toe to Toe tells the story of the friendship and rivalry between lacrosse mates Tosha and Jesse, two senior girls at a competitive Washington, D.C. prep school. Tosha is an African American scholarship student from Anacostia, one of Washington`s poorest areas, while Jesse is a troubled and promiscuous white girl from the ritzy suburbs of Maryland. The two forge a close and genuine bond on the field, but their friendship unravels as they navigate through race and class related obstacles.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: African American students > Drama.
Women athletes > Drama.
Interracial friendship > Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Drama.
Lacrosse > Drama.

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