CITY PRESS: A local film about a miner with dreams of stardom

Johannesburg - Starring a local cast, The Lucky Specials is a new film about a small band from a dusty mining town with dreams of stardom.

Lead guitarist Mandla works on the mines, but his mind is on music and the stage.

When tragedy strikes, Mandla and the band’s dreams of making it in the competitive music industry seem ever more difficult to achieve.

Will The Lucky Specials reach the top?

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