A monthly celebration of films made by our favorite female auteurs! Introduced by Deb Hildebrandt of the Phoenix Film Festival. Presented with support from CO+HOOTS, a minority-owned & female-founded organization. CO+HOOTS is Phoenix’s member-sustained, community-supported collaborative coworking space. A portion of the proceeds to benefit CO+HOOTS' nonprofit arm, CO+HOOTS Foundation.
Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts directed by Mouly Surya:
In the deserted hills of an Indonesian island, Marlina, a young widow, is attacked and robbed for her cattle. To defend herself, she kills several men of the gang. Seeking justice, she goes on a journey for empowerment and redemption. But the road is long especially when the ghost of her headless victim begins to haunt her.