Director: Avie Luthra
South Africa, 2005, 20 min
Cast:Joy Mwandla, Muthal Naidoo
Crew:Producers: Bex Hopkins, Junaid Ahmed - Screenwriter: Avie Luthra - Editor: Liz Roe - Cinematographer: John Pardue - Original Score: Bradley Miles
Sales:Avie Luthra, London, UK - T: 07971836904
Lucky is an AIDS orphan desperate to leave his rural Zulu village for the bright lights of Durban. He is full of excitement and hope but Lucky has to learn about life the hard way, not through school or education but through an unlikely bond with a racist Indian neighbour.
About the director
Avie Luthra graduated from the Director's Course at the National Film and Television School, UK in 2002. He was listed in Screen International's "Stars of Tomorrow" 2004. He is also a practicing psychiatrist.