Mike Evans (Samuel Davis) is less-than-thrilled to start hisseniour year of high school as the new kid in town. He'seven less enthusiastic about joining the basketball team,especially when Mike makes an enemy in the hot-headed Lucas(Ben Davies). Fiercely loyal to the memory of his brother,whose tragic death deeply scarred the community, Lucasaccuses Mike of trying to replace Chase, funneling all hisanger and grief into making Mike's life miserable. Mikefinds solace in his friendship with Jasmine (Perry Frost),Chase's longtime girlfriend, who is still trying to find herown peace. A well-crafted film with a strong Christianmessage, New Hope follows a young man's fight to turn theother cheek, rise above his tormenter, and forgive a hurtingsoul. Directed by Rodney Ray (Flag of My Father), thisinspiring drama reminds us that life's troubles may test ourfaith, but God is wathcing out for us every step of the way.