Director Bassam Tariq describes his new film Mogul Mowgli, co-written with star Riz Ahmed, as “a paper cut to the heart.” Hear more by watching my interview with the filmmaker below.
And are you wondering what is going on with Marvel’s Blade, Tariq’s next film? He even sheds some light on that.
Riz Ahmed continues to prove that he is a top-tier actor with his gripping performance in Bassam Tariq’s Mogul Mowgli, an enthralling look at a man coming to terms with the cards dealt to him. Just as British Pakistani rapper Zed (Ahmed) is about to embark on his first international tour, an autoimmune disease begins to wreak havoc on his body, threatening everything he has worked for. Check out our full review here.
Mogul Mowgli hits select theaters this Friday before expanding nationally.