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Directed by Patrik-Ian Polk
United States, 2000
Comedy, Romance, Music


In his directorial debut, Patrik-Ian Polk chronicles the everyday dramas of four single, gay black men as they search for love — especially in the quartet’s favorite West Hollywood watering hole, Miss Smokies.

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Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2002 | Nominee: John Cassavetes Award

Outfest: Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

2000 | Winner: Outstanding Emerging Talent

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