The Films: 2007

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.

The total run time of this season's program is just under 90 minutes.


Please Note: Films are not formally rated, however, some content is not appropriate for children. We recommend that viewers be age 16+.

AGRICULTURAL REPORT

(2' 30") A concerned cow discovers the bliss of ignorance.

BREACHED

(18' 10") A Mexican women is nearing delivery and is determined to have her baby on American soil.

CITY PARADISE

(6') London is a big city, and for those new to it, it can sometimes seem quite scary. But Tomoko, who arrives from Japan to learn English, accidentally…

DEAR TALULA

(34'30") Filmmaker Lori Benson is a quintessential downtown New Yorker who was diagnosed with breast cancer just 14 months after the…

KYLIE GOLDSTEIN-ALL AMERICAN

Eva Saks(3’) A documentary about a Chinese adopted, All-American 6 year old.

MANN KE MANJEER

(5'15") Singer Shubha Mudgal vocals portray the journey of a courageous domestic violence survivor. The story of the music video was inspired…

PLUM FLOWER

(10") Plum Flower takes place in 1948 China. It was a time when female infanticide was a normal occurrence for poor rural communities. Females…

SLIP OF THE TONGUE

(4'07") Be careful what you ask a stranger at a bus stop; a look at perceptions of beauty, ethnicity, and body image define "ethnic…

TOP OF THE CIRCLE

(5') Who is at the top of the food chain? This experimental performance piece explores the cycle of life and death--and bacon bits.