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
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.
Dr. Patricia Beckmann-Wells
USA, 8 minutes
Through love, loss, and determination, the definition of family is rewritten.
Free to Laugh
USA, 8 minutes
This documentary explores the power of comedy after prison.
Join the Club
USA, 5 minutes
A writer's dilemma about whether to join a networking club unfolds during a therapy session.
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.
Belgium, 15 minutes
After a fight with her boyfriend in the street, a woman escapes into a hair salon in Brussels.
USA, 6 minutes
Professional and life partners must confront how intertwined their lives have become.
The Honeys and the Bears
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.
Filmfest DC - LunafestSunday, April 23, 2017 5:00 PM
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