Submit Screenplays through Film Freeway!

Screenplay entries into our Women’s Words Contest can be made now through FilmFreeway! Enter now through May 1! The Women’s Words contest is for plays and screenplays written by women with lesbian characters or themes. Works for the stage should still be submitted through our website directly.

Women’s Words!

So we have a new title, but still the same great program. PFP’s Women’s Words Contest is for screenplays and stage plays written by women with lesbian characters or themes. Applications are being accepted now into the 2014 Contest. Please note the contest fee supports the costs of the festival, including payments to finalists in […]

Gay Play Weekend May 9 to 11, 2014

 PFP’s Gay Play Weekend includes a thrilling musical about a tragedy in gay history, and a historical drama about Michelangelo. You will also see a murder mystery which takes place at a party where everyone is dressed as Joan Crawford, a fun piece about gay dating today, and a drama about abuse and healing.  These […]

Seventeen New Plays And Musicals With LGBT Themes Or Characters Are Named Semi-finalists in PFP’s Great Gay Play and Musical Contest

A slate of 17 vibrant and kinetic new LGBT scripts and musicals have emerged as Semi-Finalists in Pride Films and Plays 2014 Great Gay Play and Musical Contest. They come from writers across the United States and Great Britain, and have been read by several dozen film and theater professionals. The semi-finalists are: All Around […]

12 Finalists Announced for Women’s Work Contest

[button type=”churchope_button” url=”” target=”” button_color_fon=”#1e8cc5″ ]Learn More[/button] Pride Films and Plays Announces 12 Finalists in Women’s Work [two_third last=last][/two_third] A Contest for Plays and Screenplays With Lesbian Themes or Characters Written by Women The work of six finalists will be performed during Women’s Work Weekend at Center on Halsted’s Hoover-Leppen Theatre September 13 to 15 Our […]

Great Gay Play and Screenplay Contests

Pride Films and Plays fosters excellence in writing for the stage and screen with LGBT themes by linking an international network of writers to our Artistic Ensemble in Chicago and professionals working in the field internationally. Using stories with gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender characters or themes, Pride Films and Plays develops human stories that […]