SAR Academy in Riverdale, N.Y., hosts the SAR HS Lit & Film Fest, a contemporary issues film festival, starting at 5:30 p.m., in partnership with the (Dis)honesty Project and LUNAFEST. The program includes student-led sessions on contemporary issues in film. At 7, “Luna Fest” — short films by, for, and about women including “Toys,” “Waiting for Hassana,” and “Last Summer in the Garden” — and “(Dis) Honesty — The Truth About Lies,” a feature-length educational documentary about how and why people lie, are screened. It’s funded by a microgrant from the Jewish Education Project. 503 W. 259th St. in the Bronx. For screening schedule and details, www.sarhighschool.org/filmfest,
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