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Production Company: DO Productions
With: Lionel Newton, Alan Marks
Producers: Brigid Olën, Marlow de Mardt, Roger Orpen
Director: Lara Foot Newton
DOP: Justin Fouche
Format: Betacam SP
Genre: Drama
Year: 1998
Awards: Award Bronze Avanti Award – South Africa
Description: Adapted from Paul Slabolepszy’s theatre production, LOADED tells the story of a man at the end of his tether after having lost his job to an affirmative action candidate and whose wife has just left him. He hijacks a man in a downtown Johannesburg bar - an act which leads to extraordinary consequences. This 18-minute short film premiered at the Southern African International Film and Television Market in 1998 was directed by acclaimed theatre director Lara Foot Newton.