Release date:February 2, 2007
Studio:Codeblack Entertainment, Shoreline Entertainment
MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for brief strong language and a sexual reference)
Starring:Zoe Saldana, Lesley Ann Warren, Billy Dee Williams, Hill Harper, David Clennon, Rae Dawn Chong, Melissa De Sousa, Alex Newman, Gabrielle Union, Shin Koyamada, Daniel Bess, Clarence Williams III, Ever Carradine
The story chronicles the lives and loves of an African-American family in the deep South as they are forced to come to terms with a tumultuous past marked by an unrequited interracial affair. The film explores the way in which the family patriarch, Helms Boxer (Williams), must confront his demons amidst the changing racial fabric of society and his own family. When the beloved Carmel Boxer passes away, her entire fmaily returns to Hunstville, Alabama to celebrate her life and legacy. As the Boxer family comes together for the first time in many years, revelations of Carmel's painful past begin to force each person to address their pent up emotions and true feelings for one another. "Constellation" explores the redemptive power of love and spotlights the importance of honesty and the bonds of family loyalty.