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Lucky

Lucky is a South African AIDS orphan who learns about life through an unlikely bond with a racist Indian woman.

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Awards and nominations

Jury Mention - International
Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival
27 Jan – 4 Feb | France
Best Short Narrative
1 Mar – 12 Mar | United States
Outstanding Performance by a Child (Joy Mwandla)
5 Apr – 9 Apr | United States
Youth Jury Prize
5 Apr – 9 Apr | United States
Best Student Short Narrative
20 Apr – 26 Apr | United States
Platinum Remi - Original Dramatic
21 Apr – 30 Apr | United States
Narrative Short Film Award
28 Apr – 4 May | United States
Honorable Mention
12 May | United States
Best Film about Human Values
Huesca Film Festival
8 Jun – 17 Jun | Spain
Special Jury Mention
Arcipelago International Festival of Short Films and New Images
16 Jun – 22 Jun | Italy
Best Short Film
6 Sep – 10 Sep | United States

Previous screenings

2006
Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival
27 Jan – 4 Feb | Clermont-Ferrand, France
Jury Mention - International
Berlinale: Berlin International Film Festival
9 Feb – 19 Feb | Berlin, Germany
1 Mar – 12 Mar | San Jose, United States
Best Short Narrative
23 Mar – 30 Mar | Phoenix, United States
Milan International Film Festival
30 Mar – 10 Apr | Milan, Italy
31 Mar – 7 Apr | Calabasas, United States
5 Apr – 9 Apr | Aspen, United States
Outstanding Performance by a Child (Joy Mwandla)
Youth Jury Prize
5 Apr – 9 Apr | Beverly Hills, United States
6 Apr – 9 Apr | Syracuse, United States
19 Apr – 23 Apr | Toronto, Canada
20 Apr – 30 Apr | Newport Beach, United States
20 Apr – 26 Apr | Nashville, United States
Best Student Short Narrative
20 Apr – 4 May | San Francisco, United States
21 Apr – 30 Apr | Houston, United States
Platinum Remi - Original Dramatic
The Satyajit Ray Foundation Short Film Award | 2006
23 Apr | London, United Kingdom
26 Apr – 4 May | Indianapolis, United States
28 Apr – 4 May | Athens, United States
Narrative Short Film Award
12 May | Sherman Oaks, United States
Honorable Mention
Krakow Film Festival
30 May – 4 Jun | Krakow, Poland
Huesca Film Festival
8 Jun – 17 Jun | Huesca, Spain
Best Film about Human Values
Winnipeg International Film Festival | 2006
8 Jun – 11 Jun | Winnipeg, Canada
9 Jun – 11 Jun | Boulder, United States
9 Jun – 17 Jun | Atlanta, United States
13 Jun – 18 Jun | Toronto, Canada
Durban International Film Festival | 2006
14 Jun – 25 Jun | Durban, South Africa
Arcipelago International Festival of Short Films and New Images
16 Jun – 22 Jun | Rome, Italy
Special Jury Mention
19 Jun – 24 Jun | Toronto, Canada
Giffoni International Film Festival for Young People
15 Jul – 22 Jul | Giffoni Valle Piana, Italy
Gloria Film Festival | 2006
16 Aug – 26 Aug | Salt Lake City, United States
24 Aug – 30 Aug | Palm Springs, United States
6 Sep – 10 Sep | Huntington Beach, United States
Best Short Film
13 Sep – 17 Sep | Temecula, United States
5 Oct – 8 Oct | Harlem, United States
12 Oct – 15 Oct | Ojai, United States
8 Nov – 11 Nov | Wilmington, United States
2007
5 Jan – 14 Jan | Sydney, Australia
15 Feb – 18 Feb | Boulder, United States

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Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 19 Mar 2009