Naz and Maalik

Friday May 6 – 8pm – Wilfrid Laurier University –  Science Building, Room N1002 (150)

In this riveting dramatic tale, gay teens Naz and Maalik are friends, classmates, business partners and lovers. As the two closeted Muslim teens go about their regular daily routine on a Friday afternoon in Brooklyn they arouse the suspicions of an undercover FBI agent who begins to track them. This complex tale of race, religion and sexuality features a pair of tremendous performances from Kerwin Johnson Jr.as Naz and Curtiss Cook Jr. as Maalik. Intimate and meditative, Naz & Maalik examines the mysterious forces that animate teenage minds.

Official Sites:

Official site 

Country:

USA

Director:

Jay Dockendorf

Language:

English

Runtime:

86 min

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