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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 5:00 PM
AMC Mazza Gallerie  
Door Time: 5:00 PM
This event is 
Age Limit: 

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