Looking Good - Steps for the Future

  • South Africa
Audio Tracks 

His doctor says he is looking good, but he doesn’t always feel so good. He is most honest when he films himself, when the camera he operates in his room catches a moment or a lingering self-portrait.

The documentary follows the life of Moalosi Thabane for twelve months as he starts taking antiretroviral medicines when his CD4 blood count drops to 82. ARV medicine became available in countries across Southern Africa for free for the first time in 2004.

For those able to access the treatment, AIDS has become a chronic disease, no longer a life-threatening one.

'Looking Good' is an original, contemporary film about a change in perspective for those living with HIV and AIDS in Southern Africa.

This film is not currently online :(

But no worries. There are more just like it in our new program.


  • Original Title
    Looking Good - Steps for the Future
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Don Edkins, Teboho Edkins, Moalosi Thabane
  • Editing
    Vuyani Sondlo
  • Sound
    Thabiso Motsusi, Thabo Rannana
  • Runtime
    47 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • South Africa
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
      • Day Zero Film & Video
      • 7 Glynnville Terrace Gardens
      • Cape Town
      • South Africa
      • tel: +27 21 465 5805
      • fax: +27 21 465 5806
      • e-mail: theresa@dayzero.co.za

DAFilms.com is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air Distribution s.r.o. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru