Half NelsonIn theaters: August 11th, 2006 Copyright © 2006 THINKFilm
Dan Dunne (Ryan Gosling) is a young inner-city junior high school teacher whose ideals wither and die in the face of reality. Day after day in his shabby Brooklyn classroom, he somehow finds the energy to inspire his 13 and 14-year-olds to examine everything from civil rights to the Civil War with a new enthusiasm.
- Director:Ryan Fleck
- Cast:Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps, Anthony Mackie