A young woman with no choice but to help her family at home thinks about what her life would look like if she could attend school and live out her educational dreams. She thinks of all the what-ifs & discusses the importance of what education could add to her life & future generations ahead of her.

Inspired by this film? Donate.

About the filmmaker

Simone Thomas-Rowe is an 18-year-old director and writer from North New Jersey. She is a film major at LMU in LA. Simone appeared at the first annual Children & Family Emmy Awards to receive on-stage recognition as a scholar winner in December 2022 for her short film 'Through Your Pane (2022)'.


September 15, 2023

Generation Next: A Conversation With 5 Teens Breaking the Political Mold

By Celine Ebert
September 15, 2022


By Ayesha Umar
September 15, 2022

Till I Wear Out

By Khushi Goswami