The Shella Condino Story

A young Filipino teacher creates a rocketry club to provide a dream, a family, and a future to her poverty-stricken, minority students in a Texas border town.

How We Started


Shonda Rhimes made her directorial debut with her short film Blossoms and Veils. Wendy, Susie, and Patti formed Broadside Entertainment and together produced Blossoms & Veils. 

The cast included Jada Pinkett Smith, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, Omar Epps, and Jeffrey Wright. (Mr. Smith was on set supporting his then-girlfriend Jada)