This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.
WERE YOU GAY IN HIGH SCHOOL? is the story of two queer, Asian American women who share their awkward, closeted stories from high school. Hannah and Kelly open up about their coming-of-age moments as closeted teens and find commonalities while learning about the people they used to be.
Director: Niki Ang
Writer: Niki Ang, Karen Du
Director of Photography: Karen Du
Producer: Andrew Ahn, Diana Ward
Executive Producer: Kimmie Kim
Animator: Sara Gunnarsdóttir, Amanda Bonaiuto
Composer: Carla Patullo
Cast: Alex Song, Sierra Puett
What happens when women make films about women? This eclectic collection of films show both the pleasure and pain of the lived female experience, reminding us of the nuanced storytelling we get when women lead the charge. — Dorothy Xiao