When: Friday, September 13, 2019 at 7:00-10:00 pm
Where: Luna Stage at 555 Valley Rd, West Orange, NJ
Tickets: $25 includes a complimentary cocktail. To buy, click here.
About: Since 2000, LUNAFEST has showcased a collection of short films by, for, and about women. Discover the ground-breaking work of female filmmakers who are changing the industry with this year’s lineup of eight short films. Your support of Lunafest will not only help flip the script of the 2.13 : 1 ratio of male to female short-film directors in this country, but help raise money for local women’s causes.
Proceeds of this particular screening event will benefit the NJ Chapter of PSI. PSI’s mission is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing. The long-term goals of the PSI-NJ chapter is to create, throughout the state of New Jersey, a unified voice for the support, education and care of moms and families with perinatal mood disorders, as well as law enforcement and health care professionals. support mothers (and even fathers) suffering from it.
If you support women’s causes and want to support mothers (and their families) who suffer from postpartum mood and anxiety disorders (e.g, postpartum depression (PPD), postpartum OCD and postpartum psychosis) to get the help they need, please consider coming to Lunafest and sharing with friends, family members, neighbors, and colleagues and even share widely on social media.
There will be information about PSI, PSI-NJ and other maternal mental health services in NJ at this event.