director: Patricia Riggen
title: Girl in Progress (2012)
main cast: Eva Mendes, Cierra Ramirez, Patricia Arquette
remaining cast: Eva Mendes, Matthew Modine, Cierra Ramirez, Patricia Arquette, Eugenio Derbez, Raini Rodriguez, Russell Peters, Landon Liboiron, "Brenna OBrien", Ana Maria Estrada, Kendall Cross, Dana Michael Woods, Robin Douglas, Jocelyne Loewen, Blu Mankuma
plot summary: As single mom Grace juggles work, bills, and her affair with a married doctor, her daughter, Ansiedad, plots a shortcut to adulthood after finding inspiration in the coming-of-age stories she's reading for school.