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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.




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.




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 5:00 PM
AMC Mazza Gallerie  
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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 ($140 value) plus $5.00 convenience fee
Weekday Package:
4 tickets for $45 ($56 value) plus $3.00 convenience fee

Event Map

AMC Mazza Gallerie  
5300 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20015