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Filmfest DC - Lunafest

Run Time: 80 Minutes

Lunafest: Shorts by, for, and about women

This season’s program of nine selected films will compel discussion, make you laugh, tug at your heartstrings, and motivate you to make a difference in your community. Incredibly diverse in style and content, LUNAFEST is united by a common thread of exceptional storytelling–by, for, and about women.

 

Another Kind of Girl

 

Khaldiya Jibawi

Jordan, 10 minutes

 

A 17-year-old girl meditates on how her refugee camp has opened up new horizons and given her a sense of courage that she lacked in Syria.

 

 

Family Tale

 

Dr. Patricia Beckmann-Wells

USA, 8 minutes

 

Through love, loss, and determination, the definition of family is rewritten.

 

 

Free to Laugh

 

Lara Everly

USA,8 minutes

 

This documentary explores the power of comedy after prison.

 

 

Join the Club

 

Eva Vives

USA, 5 minutes

 

A writer's dilemma about whether to join a networking club unfolds during a therapy session.

 

 

Niñera

 

Diane Weipert

USA, 13 minutes

 

Many nannies face a bitter irony: raising the children of strangers for a living while their own children are virtually left to raise themselves.

 

 

Nkosi Coiffure

 

Frederike Migom

Belgium,15 minutes

 

After a fight with her boyfriend in the street, a woman escapes into a hair salon in Brussels.

 

 

Partners

 

Joey Ally

USA, 6 minutes

Professional and life partners must confront how intertwined their lives have become.

 

 

The Honeys and the Bears

 

Veena Rao

USA, 4 minutes

 

Members of a synchronized swim team for seniors describe the freedom of the water.

 

 

The Third Dad

 

Theresa Moerman Ib

Scotland, 10 minutes

 

Ten years after breaking all ties with her father, a daughter sets out to find his grave—and redemption.

Event Details

Filmfest DC - Lunafest
Sunday, April 23, 2017 2:00 PM
Door Time: 2:00 PM
This event is 
Age Limit: 

AMC Mazza Gallerie  

Ticket Options

General Admission - USD $13.00

Discount Packages

Packages offered through advance sale only unless otherwise noted. To purchase a package, please follow the links below:

Director's Package:
10 tickets for $100 ($130 value) plus $5.00 convenience fee
Weekday Package:
4 tickets for $45 ($52 value) plus $3.00 convenience fee

Event Map

AMC Mazza Gallerie  
5300 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20015