Pink Sofa

Imran & Alykhan

Shakil Jessa

IDENTITY

ROMANCE | 14:27 MINS | ENGLISH | WORLD PREMIERE

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This year, we will be screening shorts from Identity at Paradise Cinemas, 1006 Bloor St W, Toronto. 
Screenings will be held on Thursday, October 13th at 11:50 AM (66 Minutes).
Following the screening will be a Q&A.

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Shakil Jessa

Director:

Shakil Jessa (he/they) is a queer Muslim writer, actor, and director from Vancouver, Canada specializing in writing coming-of-age Young Adult dramedy and teen ensemble shows. He enjoys telling stories from diverse perspectives that have been traditionally written out of media in the past. From joining the inaugural WarnerMedia Access Canada Writers’ Program, and recently completing his short-film directorial debut with the prestigious Crazy8s Film Society, and his new series E20-Supported series Bad Influence entering development, Shakil is a rising star in the Canadian entertainment industry.

CAST & CREDITS

Director

Shakil Jessa

Producer

Kora Vanderlip, Sinéad Grewcock

Cinematographer

Editor

Olly Bian

Rehan Khokhar

Principal Cast

Moheb Jindran, Harnoor Gill