Submitted by: Anthony Harper


Set in a small town in Virginia, JUMP tells the story of Allen Knight, a teenage boy whose family structure places him in a role beyond his years. Responsible for his handicapped mother, Rivera, whose troubled past holds unresolved tension in the house, Allen finds refuge in his passion for the environment. However, Allen’s acceptance into the college of his choice puts him at odds with his mother, causing the family’s dark past to surface and forcing Allen to confront his greatest fear of all.