Tag: film

Pride Film Festival – January 2018

CHICAGO — Pride Arts Center has announced a new, monthly LGBTQ film festival in Chicago. Called the Pride Film Festival, it will feature new and independent features, documentaries and shorts the second Tuesday of each month. It kicks off on January 9. This month’s theme will be Issues, Anxieties and Obsessions. Another Day (Rozana) –…

CineKink: Chicago, Nov. 10

CHICAGO — Films that celebrate and explore a wide diversity of sexuality will screen as CineKink, “the kinky film festival,” returns to Chicago for a red-hot rendezvous! Friday, November 10 – 7 pm CineKink Presents: Kink and the Community There are many tastes and predilections that make up the world of kink. Here, a sampling…

Gay Film Weekend in Chicago

CHICAGO — This fall, Pride Films and Plays’ developmental work with writers from around the country continues with Gay Film Weekend for new screenplay development. Five finalists have been named in PFP’s 2016 Great Gay Screenplay Contest, an international contest for screenplays with LGBT characters and themes. The five screenplays will be performed as enhanced…

CineKink: Chicago, Oct. 1

CHICAGO — A special evening of films that celebrate and explore a wide diversity of sexuality will screen as CineKink, “the kinky film festival,” returns to Chicago for a hot, one-night stand! Saturday, October 1 – 7 pm BEST OF CINEKINK / 2016 The award-winning selections in this sex-positive and kink-friendly showcase range from documentary…

Chicago BearCity 3 Premiere Weekend!

CHICAGO — BearCity 3 is coming to Chicago for an unforgettable weekend. Join them on Friday at 9pm for the Weekend Kick-Off at SOFO Tap 4923 N. Clark St. Then Saturday, the screening at 9:15pm at the Landmark Century Centre Theatre, followed immediately by a Q&A with the filmmakers and cast. Followed by a After-Party at Touché…

‘Crazy Horse’ Opens! Oscar-Nominee ‘A Separation’ Holds! An Evening with Don Hertzfeldt!

Music Box Theatre Hope everyone filled out their Oscar ballot! If you have seen it yet, Foreign Language frontrunner (or is it?) A SEPARATION still playing! Opening this week is Frederick Wiseman’s new documentary CRAZY HORSE, about a very titillating Parisian burlesque show. David Denby of The New Yorker says “The spectacle lodges somewhere between…

The Film that Changed My Life with Director Steve James!

Music Box Theatre This Sunday we’re thrilled to host Oscar-Nominated documentary filmmaker Steve James (Hoop Dreams) as he presents The Film That Changed His Life: HARLAN COUNTY U.S.A. Steve James will participate in an interview and Q&A session following the screening. Purchase tickets here! He will also stick around to introduce his newest film THE…