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Set in the cities of Akron, Atlanta, Boston and Los Angeles, five individuals hurt by America’s higher education system fight for a second chance at opportunity.

A feature length documentary directed by Jaye & Adam Fenderson, UNLIKELY investigates the college dropout crisis and the systemic barriers students face in their pursuit of an education and livable-wage career.


Bridget Burns
Nancy Cantor
Gerald Chertavian
Michael Crow
Sara Goldrick-Rab
Freeman Hrabowski

LeBron James
Paul LeBlanc
Eloy Ortiz Oakley
Don Plusquellic
Timothy Renick
Howard Schultz


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