Sunshine (Tanzania: 2013)

Director

Karabani

Synopsis

Lufu is educated and smart but he is restless and angry. He can’t keep a job and is easily distracted by alcohol, dope and women, which have landed him nothing but trouble. At only 22 he’s already on ARVs and slipping into a lifestyle dominated by petty-crime. Lufu is from a good and loving family. His mother, Mama Eva, a hard working entrepreneur, runs a successful restaurant with his sister Eva. Mama Eva knows Lufu’s survival depends on healthy eating, living and adherence to his medication. She is extremely worried about her son and the stress is killing her. When Mama Eva collapses and is advised that she needs heart surgery the family cannot afford, Lufu decides to take the matter in his own hands. How far will he go to secure the cash the family needs to save his mothers life? This is a story of unconditional love between mother and son.

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Trailer link:

http://mfditanzania.com/three-swahiliwood-films-now-released-on-dvd/#lightbox/0/