Short video created by Eden Ames for the Youth Free Expression Project Film Contest held by the National Coalition Against Censorship.
The theme of this year's contest: You're Reading What?!?
" A young boy, in his curiosity of a book his mother blatantly disapproves of, discovers the costly blinding effects of close-mindedness and makes up his mind to reject such a disposition resolving to understand varying perspectives through broad reading."
Watch all 12 semifinalists here and don't forget to vote for your favorite.