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Events, Films

PFP Announces Short Films to be screened this weekend!

Pride Films and Plays Announces Short Films to Receive Chicago Premiere   Chicago, IL –Pride Films and Plays announces five short films receiving their Chicago premieres during the 4th Annual Gay Film Weekend at Center on Halsted’s Hoover-Leppen Theatre on November 15 to 17. The Screening is at Saturday, November 16 at 5 pm.   Tickets are ‘pay-what-you-can’ donation and are available at 4:30 in the third floor lobby of Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted. Gay Film Weekend features screenings of short films receiving their Chicago premieres and enhanced staged readings of the finalists in the 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest. The announcement of the winner of the Great Gay Screenplay Contest will happen on Sunday, November 17 at 4:30pm at Pride Films and Plays Community Night at Marty’s Martini Bar, 1511 W Balmoral. The event will be a fundraiser for and celebration of our 2013-14 Season. The program of selected short films is: The Wait (USA, 9 minutes) Writer/Director: Mary Guzmán Kimberly and Petra are unknown to each other but both in love with Sofia. Kimberly is Sofia’s future and Petra is her past. They inadvertently come together to wait, for Sofia. Dress – Coffee Talk, Episode 3 Writer/Director:More…