Palo Alto – Gia Coppola’s film based on a book of short stories by James Franco – is a high school drama with an interconnected narrative. The heart of the story lies in a forbidden relationship between popular soccer player April (Emma Roberts) and her coach Mr. B. (Franco), a single father she frequently babysits for.
Watch the trailer below:
Palo Alto also stars Jack Kilmer (Aaron Baby Superfecta), Nat Wolff (The Fault in Our Stars), and Zoe Levin (The Way Way Back) and opens in limited release on May 9.