Were You Gay in High School?

2020 | Asian/Pacific Islander / Comedy / Lesbian / New Release | 13 minutes | USA
Directors: Niki Ang

Two queer women recall their awkward, closeted high school days of kissing boys and straight-girl crushes.

About the filmmaker

Niki Ang (Co-writer, Director) is a queer, Singaporean-Chinese American writer and director who was born and raised in Singapore before moving to the States at a young age. Her short film Were You Gay In High School? was awarded the Frameline Completion Grant and the Inside Out re:Focus Fund and will premiere in 2020. Her first feature film script, Wide Open Spaces was accepted into the 2020 class of the CAPE New Writers Fellowship and featured on the 2020 CAPE List in partnership with The Black List. Previously she was a producer/director at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures where her work amassed over 250 million views across digital platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, Amazon, and Hulu. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her wife and is the quintessential middle child.