Gay Essential Films To Watch, Shank

Shank is a coming-of-age drama written by Darren Flaxstone and Christian Martin, and directed by Simon Pearce. The film was released in 2009. The film won a number of awards which include the Audience award at the 2009 Barcelona International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, and the Emerging Talent in Queer Cinema in 2009 at the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.