The Girl With Brains in Her Feet Poster

Release Date: 1997

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Jacqueline Jones (Joanna Ward) is a British teenager who excels at track, but she struggles with her identity as a mixed-race child raised by her single mother, Vivienne (Amanda Mealing). As Jacqueline gets ready for a big track meet, she is preoccupied with numerous teen issues, most notably sex, and her close friend, Maxine (Jodie Smith), is intent on setting her up on a date with a suitable boy. Can Jacqueline put her personal problems aside to perform well at the big competition?

Cast: Amanda Mealing, Joanna Ward, Jamie McIntosh, Jodie Smith, Richard Claxton, John Thomson, Gareth Tudor-Price, Samantha Wheatley

Director: Robert Bangura

Genres: Drama

Keywords: England, 1970s, Growing up, Friend, School, Emotional, Brooding