Ludi, a hardworking and exhausted nurse, battles coworkers, clients and one impatient bus driver to learn her self worth as she chases the American Dream in Miami’s Little Haiti neighborhood.


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Ludi (2020)

Feature (80mins) Narrative


United States of America




Edson Jean


Sun 25 Sep 2022, 8.00pm, MovieTowne, POS—Screen 09

Tue 27 Sep 2022, 3.00pm, MovieTowne, POS—Screen 10

T+T Premiere, Caribbean Premiere

Edson Jean

Edson Jean

Edson Jean is a Haitian-American actor, writer, director and Gotham Narrative Lab alum, who’s debut feature film, ‘Ludi’, premiered at SXSW (2021). Most recently, he was nominated for a Streamy and Mipcom award for directing all eight (23 minute) episodes of his dramedy, ‘Grown’, for Complex Networks. Edson also wrote, directed, and starred in “The Adventures of Edson Jean,” which aired on HBO. As an actor, he has appeared in A24’s “Moonlight,” Warner Bros. Pictures’ “War Dogs,” HBO’s “Ballers” and Netflix’s “Bloodline.”

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