Aug 8, 2021 | 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Oswego Village Hall | 100 Parkers Mill | Oswego, IL 60543 | 630.551.2344
Aug 8, 2021
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Oswego Village Hall
100 Parkers Mill
Oswego, IL 60543
The Oswego Cultural Arts Commission celebrates women in the arts with the return of LUNAFEST, a fundraising film festival of shorts by and about women on Sunday, Aug. 8, in Oswego. LUNAFEST is a fundraising film festival dedicated to promoting awareness about women's issues, highlighting women filmmakers, and bringing people together in their communities to engage in the arts.This unique film festival includes seven short films by lauded women filmmakers who have earned Emmy nominations, Peabody awards, and recognition at Manhattan Film Festival, SXSW, Sundance and more. Films range from animation to documentary to fictional drama, and cover topics such as women’s health, body image, relationships, cultural diversity and breaking barriers.
LUNAFEST is more than just the films – it’s a celebration of the arts. Enjoy finger foods with brunch fare, and a showcase of local artisans, too! Talented local artists in a range of media will be displaying and selling their artwork as well as demonstrating their creative processes for attendees. A light brunch with coffee and juice is included with your ticket, along with a chocolatey treat at intermission. Grab a seat on the patio or under a tent and enjoy live music as you nosh. Mimosas will be available for purchase. Must be 21 and have a valid ID to consume alcohol.Tickets to this year’s LUNAFEST, on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, are $23 plus tax and applicable ticketing fees and are available at Eventbrite.