A monthly LGBTQ Film Festival is coming to Chicago! Screening new, independent narrative features, documentaries, or short films the second Tuesday of each month. Films for February include: Pride Film Festival - Feb. 13th, 2018 Lineup - Theme: Love and Desire Pride Film Festival - Feb. 13, 2018 Lineup - Theme: Love & Desire Ace -Directed by Morgan Nichols, USA, 12 min. After school, an unlikely pair of teens do an awkward social dance in a house with no parents. Bride of Frankie - Directed by Devi Snively, USA, 19 min. In this darkly comedic feminist nod to Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, a not-so-mad scientist builds a mate for her mentor's lonely creation with electrifying, and deadly, results. Cuddlefish - Directed by Cheryl Briggs, USA, 7 min. Cuddlefish is the animated story of Viktor, a daring Viking on the adventure of a lifetime. His travels come to a grinding halt when he meets the adorable love-sick kraken, Kaimana, who falls in love with the anchor on Viktor's mighty ship. The two face off in an epic conflict of wit which teaches both of them that love is blind as far as the eye can "sea." Evoke - Directed by Asia LeMasters, USA, 15 min. Despite how pure love can be, relationships don't always end so perfectly. The evolution of Hailey and Emma's relationship is explored through their collective memories as the girls retrace their times together. After their relationship ends, Hailey desperately goes to a great length to be with Emma again. Expiration Date - Directed by Shwenn Shunya Chang, USA, 4 min. Looking for a lasting love seems like looking for a can without expiration date. This poetic animated story is about searching for an unexpired romance, a m\u00e9lange of sexy fantasy and innocent love. Pashi - Directed by Siddharth Chauhan, India, 32 min. A young boy learns about a technique of trapping birds from his old grandmother and starts practicing it on the person with whom he's obsessed. Spin - Directed by Kristin Beal, USA, 6 min. Two friends must decide whether or not to confront their feelings for one another while locked in a closet during a game of spin the bottle. Teenage Threesome (Scheideweg) - Directed by Arkadij Khaet, Germany, 4 min. One Boy, One Girl and her Stepbrother. A date goes wrong.