The Next Message

Set during the COVID pandemic and police violence that disproportionately affect Latino and Black citizens, The Next Message explores the complex and compelling unfolding story of the Abdul-Shakur family, whose story formed part of the 2017 PBS special The Talk. This follow-up follows Nancy and Amir as they care for their loved ones and their larger communities in a time of unprecedented crises and opportunities for change



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Jennifer Maytorena Taylor
San Francisco , CA
LPB Subgrant


Multiracial & Multiethnic