June Events...

  • AFI Docs
  • Annecy Festival
  • Beirut Queer Film Festival
  • Cinépride Nantes
  • DIGO Festival
  • Edinburgh International Film Festival
  • Encounters South African International Documentary Festival
  • Festival de Cine de Huesca
  • Fire!!
  • Frameline
  • Houston Qfest
  • Jeonju International Film Festival
  • LA Queer Film Festival
  • Louisiana LGBT Film Festival
  • MELT: Festival of Queer Arts and Culture
  • Mix Mexico
  • MoDive-Se LGBT Film Festival
  • My True Colors Festival
  • Nantucket Film Festival
  • Out Here Now
  • Palm Springs International ShortFest
  • Provincetown International Film Festival
  • Qfest St. Louis
  • Queer Vision
  • Queer Women of Color Film Festival
  • Schwule Filmtage Bielefeld
  • Seattle International Film Festival
  • Shanghai Pride Film Festival
  • Sheffield International Documentary Festival
  • Splice Film Fest
  • Strangelove – a Queer FilmFest
  • Sydney Film Festival
  • TranScreen Amsterdam Transgender Film Festival
  • Transilvania International Film Festival
Pride Films and Plays Film Festival

Pride Films and Plays Film Festival

This Quarter's Theme: Lesbian Film!

Hosted in Uptown, Chicago, Pride Films and Plays Film Festival is a quarterly film festival focusing on inclusion in the LGBTQ+ spectrum. Each quarter’s film festival is dedicated to the different members of the LGBTQ+ spectrum and offers queer folks the opportunities to tell their stories in an inclusive and celebratory way.

Pride Films and Plays Film Festival is open to all films, globally, as long as they follow LGBTQ+ themes.

If you have any questions, email [email protected] with "Film Festival" in the subject line.

Every film selected to screen at Pride Films & Plays Lesbian Film Festival will be provided with Official Selection Laurels.

Winners in each category will be provided with additional winner’s laurels after the closing of the festival.

Best of Fest (Audience Choice Award, all films in competition)
Best Picture
Best Editing
Best Director
Best Music Video (if applicable)
Best Performance
Best Cinematography

The Best of Fest winner will receive one free Pride Films & Plays Film Festival statuette, along with winners laurels, an official certificate, and two comp tickets to Pride Films & Plays next show).

Other winners may order a statuette for themselves and their team, for a fee including shipping.

All winners receive a digital certificate, ready to print.