A man fighting to get his family back. A dancer haunted by his past. A drug dealer who can't shake a police officer from his tail. A singer trapped in an abusive relationship. An ex-boxer searching for his daughter's forgiveness.
They all have a very specific dream they are trying to accomplish. During one of the coldest winters in Chicago, all of their dreams become reality—just not the way they planned.
Sometimes you can't move forward in life until you have dealt with your past. DREAMS places you in a zone of contemplation. It inspires and makes you question what you are doing with your life. It brings the darkness to light. This urban drama highlights the power of overcoming your challenges and pursuing your dreams with everything inside of you.
Packed with twists and turns, DREAMS hits us deep in our hearts, where decisions are made that change lives.
Rooted in themes of forgiveness and passion, DREAMS is sure to inspire us all to become something bigger than ourselves.
This heart moving film is packed with an amazing, raw and talented group of individuals including: TOMMY FORD (MARTIN, N.Y. UNDERCOVER), SYESHA MERCADO (American Idol), TERRI J. VAUGHN (Steve Harvey Show/ Meet the Browns) GEOFFREY OWENS (The Cosby Show), LISA TUCKER (American Idol), JAZSMIN LEWIS (BarberShop), ANGIE STONE (Brown Sugar/ the Fighting Temptations), LOU MYERS (Tin Cup/ A Different World), DENNIS "LA" WHITE (Notorious/ The Brave One), MEL JACKSON (Deliver Us From Eva/ Soul Food), VICKIE WINANS, MARVIN WINANS JR., MARCHELLO LEE, JOSEPH AWINONGYA, JAYLIN FLEMING, JAI, J'SON, LaDONNA TITTLE, LlOU JOHNSON, DELEON SHEFFIELD, JOSHLYN LOMAX, BEN TANKARD, PASTOR PAUL BAGGETT and LORETTA MORMAN.
DREAMS ON SCREEN FILM DIRECTOR, JOEL KAPITY, has been working on this film for the last 5 years. This is Kapity's sophomore film that he has directed after having a successful music video career. The DREAMS story was developed over 5 years by Joel Kapity and then Kapity brought on Steve Heinichen to help outline the script, Charice N. Long to write the screenplay for the film. Keith L. Smith was brought on as the director of photography to make sure that this film had the cinematic raw feel that Kapity wanted for DREAMS. An excellent dance choreographer, Dave Scott, worked hard to give the dance elements of this movie an original and raw feel. Phaedra Harris (casting director) made sure that the casting was perfect to tell this story correctly. DREAMS is produced by an incredible team of producers led by Marvin Winans Jr., Apostle H. Daniel Wilson, Vickie Winans, Wasfi Tolaymat, Pastor Dan Willis, John Fleming, Alvin Williams, Romavez Moody, Allen Floyd and Joel Kapity.