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Positive and Pregnant (2011)

Logline

When a pregnant young woman discovers she is HIV positive, her world comes crashing down.

Synopsis

Alicia meets Marvin and quickly falls for him. They decide to take the next step and become intimate. Soon after, Alicia realizes that she is pregnant. The couple takes a routine HIV test and the results are positive. Alicia becomes severely depressed and consumed by guilt. She evaluates her life, decisions, and the possibilities for her unborn child.

Details

Short (24mins) Narrative Drama | Trinidad and Tobago

Language: English
Distributor: FILMCO

Production

Producers: Candice Lela
Writers: Nyron Rolingson
Directors: Stacy Lela

Cast

Naomi Abiola
Duane Dario Dixon
Jeanine Kim Lee
Pauline Mark
Lylah Persad

Awards

Best Documentary and Docudrama, New York International Film Festival, 2011

Festival Screenings

Women Deliver Cinema Corner, 2013
New York International Film Festival, 2011
trinidad + tobago film festival, 2011