Cory decides to make a documentary similar to The Real World for Mr. Feeny's film class. He starts filming Shawn, Jack, and Eric as they adjust to their new living situation. When Jack and Shawn get off on the wrong foot, Cory learns the boundaries between filmmaker and friend. Meanwhile, Morgan hires an actor to play Eric at home because she misses him. Written by
Did You Know?
In Season 5 Episode 2 "Boy Meets Real World", Eric claims to be 8 months older than Jack but then in Season 5 Episode 17 "And Then There Was Shawn", Jack claims to be the oldest of the group. Of course, Eric also mistakenly says he's the oldest in that episode before Jack corrects him so it's possible this is just another example of Eric being Eric. See more
I would simply suggest that this being your senior year, and NYU having a wonderful film program, that this student film could be your foot in the door to a fine university!
[waving the film tape in Topanga's face
This film could be my foot!
References The Graduate