The Films: 2010

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+.

A Summer Rain

A young Israeli immigrant struggles with her transition to American life.

A Vida Politica

A Brazilian hairstylist explains how beauty can be a form of activism.


When Anjali becomes witness to her father's betrayal, she must decide if she will share her secret and risk devastating her family.

DIY: Emancipation 101

A playful animation about women and bicycling.

Monday Before Thanksgiving

Through a chance encounter, a single woman learns that the life she lives is exactly what she wants.


A mother battles with the challenges of inflation.


A young woman redefines her self-image moments before a first date.

Roz (and Joshua)

Separated from her son, Roz lives for the time when they will reunite permanently.

The Kinda Sutra

How are babies made?

The McCombie Way

Words of wisdom from a mystic in the middle of the Mojave Desert.