Bilal, a Muslim high school senior works at his family's long-owned taxi stand. "The Stand, " as they call it, has been the source of all activity and money for the family for the last sixty years. It seems like Bilal is about to carry the torch. He secretly submits a college application and takes up ice carving in order to win a scholarship. However, he is forced to decide whether he will continue working at the Stand - the only life he's ever known - or take a chance at social mobility.