Maurice Jamal

Biography

When filmmaker Maurice Jamal debuted in the mid- to late 2000s, he rang an unusual note as one of the only contemporary African-American filmmakers to repeatedly specialize in gay themes and characters. A director, producer, writer, and actor to boot, Maurice Jamal held all of the said roles on his first two films. His premier effort, The Ski Trip (2004), told a poignant and often riotous tale...