The Films: 2003

This season’s program of eight 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.

Boobie Girl

An animated cautionary tale about a young girl who longs for large breasts only to learn the painful meaning of the adage "be careful what you…

Dear Judge

In 1992 Dorothy Gaines was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for a drug-related crime she did not commit. Set in Mobile, Alabama, Dear…

Grrlyshow

Grrlyshow mixes interviews with creators of grrly zines, '50s-era footage, and lounge music to evoke the sense of fun and experimentation these…

Janey Van Winkle

In this modern-day version of Washington Irving's surreal fairy tale, heroine Janey awakens from a seven-year slumber only to be greeted by some…

Personal Touch

The discovery of a lump in her own breast inspired the director to make this film about her mother's experience with breast cancer. Personal…

Psalm 51

Based on the Old Testament passage, Psalm 51 combines improvisational dance, stark images, and a percussive soundtrack to convey its themes of…