|Starring||Anna Paquin, Busta Rhymes, F. Murray Abraham, Rob Brown, Sean Connery|
|Director(s)||Gus Van Sant|
|Honor(s)||Truly Moving Picture Award Winner|
When award-winning novelist William Forrester realizes a high school basketball star’s exceptional writing talent, he decides to mentor the youngster, who harbors a passion that’s not usually associated with jocks: He’s obsessed with words. Over time, the pair find that a common passion can forge an uncommon bond, and, in the process, Forrester becomes less of a recluse.