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AFTER LAUGHTER

By Adrian Burks, Theodore Wright IV

Malik and Jamal, learn what it’s really like growing up in America as two African American boys through the 60's, 70's and 80's. Each decade providing emotional challenges that bring the boys into adulthood. While Malik deals with his sexuality and family conflict, Jamal struggles finding his voice. The world outside is full of hardships, but inside the home is safe ground. How will their family and friendship survive the changing of times, and how will they learn to become men in a society full of turmoil and rampant injustice?

Additional Information

Title

AFTER LAUGHTER

Director

Adrian Burks, Theodore Wright IV

Country

United States

Year

2020

Category

Narrative Short

Duration

22'

Language

English

Actors

BJ Minor, Sacaiah Shaw, Chene Lawson, Adrian Burks