Fifth Ward | 1999
An urban drama set in the Fifth Ward section of Houston. A young artist must decide whether to attend college or run with his criminal gun-dealing friends. While working at a neighborhood grocery store, he falls in love with the Korean daughter of his employer, and when his friend hatches a desperate plan to rob the store, he must choose whether to protect the girl he loves or go along with the heist. When the robbery goes awry and his girlfriend is gunned down, the young man ultimately decides to head off to college and leave the streets behind.