A trailer for the film adaptation of Larry Duplechan's novel Blackbird
has been released, starring Academy Award winner Mo'Nique.
Duplechan's novel, about a young gay black man, was reissued by Arsenal Pulp Press as part of its Little Sisters Classics series. The film, which also co-stars Isaiah Washington and introduces newcomer Julian Walker, was directed by Patrik-Ian Polk. Mo’Nique is executive producer of the film with her husband Sidney Hick.
You can watch the trailer at Lambda Literary's site here