MULTIFACIAL [R: PG] World Premiere
DIRECTOR: Taz Skylar
RUNTIME: 15 m GENRE: Drama, Comedy
BLOCK G: TESTING REALITIES
TRAILER An ethnically ambiguous actor (Taz Skylar) struggles to find his place in an unforgiving industry. Q&A with director Taz Skylar after the screening.
SCREENING: Friday 24.08.18, 12-1.30 PM
BLOCK G TICKETS
At 22, Taz Skylar is the principal actor, writer and director of ‘’Multi-Facial”. Of mixed parentage (Arabic father and British mother), he grew up in the Canary Islands until he was 15, when he decided to travel the world working as a grafter at surfboard factories. At 18, he landed in London to go to drama school, which he then dropped out of, in his first year, to play ‘’Sgt Dawes” in ‘’THE KILL TEAM’’ opposite Alexander Skarsgard and Nat Wolff. Since then, he has performed on stage at The Birmingham REP, Southwark Playhouse and Theatre Royal Stratford East.
His debut play ‘’#WARHEADS’’ will be performed at Theatre Peckham and the Bernie Grant Arts centre this October 24th and 26th.
In 2017, Taz founded his own production company, under the name of ‘’True Maverick media’’, which currently has it’s first feature in pre-production.