Shamayel was born to human rights activists in Afghanistan. When she was a young girl her parents defied the Taliban and sent Shamayel to an underground school. It was an incredibly brave move with deadly consequences.
See the impact of Dream It, Be It, which provides girls with access to professional role models, career education and the resources to live their dreams.
In 2000, LUNA started LUNAFEST® ,
a traveling film festival celebrating, showcasing and championing women in film.
LUNAFEST is making a mark in the industry by creating a platform for women’s untold stories and working to increase opportunity for women filmmakers.
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