- Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis have been set to star in the drama "Still I Rise" that Daniel Barnz ("Beastly") is directing.
The story follows two mothers who channel frustration into action and join forces to transform an inner-city public school.
Inspired by current events, the film takes aim at the crisis of public education in America.
- Filming is scheduled to start on May 23 in Pittsburgh.
- The film will be distributed domestically by 20th Century Fox.
Related Titles: Still I Rise