Next Lunafest coming in Sept 2019.  Watch here for more information.  LUNAFEST - Short Film Festival by, for, and about Women

Established in 2000 by LUNA, the makers of the whole nutrition bar for women, LUNAFEST connects women, their stories and their causes through film. This traveling film festival spotlights the work of a diverse array of talented women filmmakers with intelligent, funny and thought-provoking themes. Since its inception, LUNAFEST has grown from a single annual event to a coast-to-coast force with more than 150 North American screenings each season. To date, 92 filmmakers have been featured, nearly $1.2 million dollars has been raised and thousands of attendees have come away moved, entertained and inspired.

Video clips of 2019 films just released. 


Read a summary of 2018's nine exciting films.

See a video clip describing each film for 2018.

Magazine of Santa Clarita Feb 2018



lunafestAfter seventeen years of supporting the Breast Cancer Fund, LUNAFEST has made a strategic change in 2018. To build on their commitment to women filmmakers, they’ve partnered with Chicken & Egg Pictures. Chicken & Egg Pictures shares the core values of celebrating and championing women storytellers. The nonprofit organization provides mentorship and critical financial support to female nonfiction filmmakers. Not only have the films gained recognition, they have made an impact on social and economic issues. Together, LUNAFEST and Chicken & Egg Pictures are creating a strong community for women in the film industry.

LUNAFEST by the Numbers

  • $4.1M raised by LUNAFEST
  • 145 featured filmmakers
  • 1,646 screenings hosted
  • 100% donated to charity


Notice regarding the raffle: Should you wish to enter this raffle without making a donation, you must send in a post card requesting a raffle ticket to the following address: 23742 Lyons Ave. No. 220117, Santa Clarita, CA 91322.