Watch Teaser Trailer For Director Patrik-Ian Polk's New Film "The Skinny"

by Cynthia Reid
July 20, 2011 9:59 AM
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Here's a teaser trailer for The Skinny, a new feature film by director Patrik-Ian Polk. A description for the film states..."The Skinny tells the story of five Brown University classmates reuniting in the Big Apple for a weekend of sin and fun."

Polk is known for his independent films Punks, a film described as a male Waiting To Exhale that garnered a 2002 Independent Spirit Award nomination, and Noahs Arc: Jumping The Broom, a spin-off film based on the comedy drama series he developed for the Logo network entitled Noahs Arc.

Noahs Arc: Jumping The Broom opened at #1 on the IndieWire independent film box office chart and won the 2009 GLAAD Award for Best Film.

The Skinny will be in theaters Labor Day weekend 2011.


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2 Comments

  • Hans | July 22, 2011 2:32 AMReply

    Patrick, I still think Punks is a classic and very slept on. Glad your back brotha!

  • Orville | July 20, 2011 10:11 AMReply

    I am so happy thank goodness Patrik has come back with a new film! Wow the trailer looks really good! I applaud Patrik Ian Polk for making a new movie about the black gay experience to the silver screen. Does anyone know if this movie will be released in Toronto?

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