The Light of The Moon

After her world is irrevocably changed, a successful New York City architect struggles to regain intimacy and control in her life. The Light of The Moon is a raw and realistic portrayal of the six weeks after a woman is sexually assaulted. 


The Light of The Moon had its World Premiere in the Narrative Feature Competition at the SXSW International Film Festival in March 2017. It was a festival favorite and won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature.

After SXSW, the film was acquired by Imagination Worldwide and will have its North American theatrical release in the Fall of 2017. Amazon Video Direct has acquired the digital streaming rights to the film.

The independent film stars Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Short Term 12), Michael Stahl-David (Cloverfield, Narcos, LBJ), Conrad Ricamora (How To Get Away With Murder) and Catherine Curtin (Orange is The New Black, The Leftovers). The film is Jessica M. Thompson's feature directorial debut, and is produced by Thompson, Carlo Velayo and Michael Cuomo.

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We are looking to partner with organizations during our film festival run and college campus tour to help spread the word about this important film.