MAKE IT HAPPEN.
A SUZETTE SONS PICTURE
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A determined athlete wrestles with his inner demons while faced with the opportunity of a lifetime.
Akeem Swift (Adrian Akeem Sterling) dreams of one day becoming a Pro Football player and freeing his mother from a life of poverty. After training for months, he receives an email with the opportunity of a lifetime, an invite-only private workout taking place in five days. During this week Akeem's confidence is shattered, and his determination turns into anxiety sending him into panic attacks. As he continues to grow more and more anxious he wrestles with self-doubt due to past disappointments. He studies, works tirelessly, relentlessly day and night to prepare for Saturday.
Make It Happen, is based on a true story, about Adrian Akeem Sterling’s pursuit of the NFL. The story is co-written by Director, Aaron Sterling and Lead Actor, Adrian Akeem Sterling.
BASED ON A TRUE STORY
Make It Happen is heavily based on the Writer, and Lead Actor, Adrian Sterling's life. This film is written to share his journey and pursuit of his NFL dream. It was filmed at the gym where he trained Parisi Speed School, his actual house and community. This is the story of the 97% of college football players who don't get drafted but still pursue their dreams.
Adrian and Aaron Sterling are only half of Suzette Son’s picture.
"Our mother raised four artists who are talented and creative in their unique ways. Our goal is to bring our talents together to create powerful and original works of art. Through these stories, we want the audience to feel heard and understood. Our intention is to lead every production with love, respect, and genuine care as our mother instilled in us growing up. We will use our art to share and celebrate the spirit of one the greatest woman ever to live, Suzette."