THE STORY OF LUKE opens nationwide in theaters and On Demand April 5, 2013 and will open at the Laemmle Music Hall in LA on April 5th.
The Comedy follows Luke, a young man with autism who embarks on a quest for a job and a girlfriend. Starring Lou Taylor Pucci, Seth Green, Cary Elwes and Kristin Bauer. Written and Directed by Alonso Mayo, based on his experiences at Centro Ann Sullivan del Perú, as seen in his research documentary "Just Like Anyone". Winner of Best Film at Irvine International Film Festival & San Diego Film Festival, and Audience Awards at Fort Lauderdale Film Festival & Bahamas International Film Festival. Run time: 95 minutesOfficial Website: http://www.thestoryofluke.com/ OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: Luke, 25, is autistic and lives a sheltered life with his grandparents. But his world is suddenly turned upside down when his grandmother dies and he is forced to live with his dysfunctional relatives who have no patience for him or his senile grandfather, who they quickly force into a nursing home. Luke is left with his grandfather's final semi-coherent words: "Get a job. Find a girl. Live your own life. Be a man!" For The First Time in his life, Luke has a mission. He is about to embark on a quest.
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