The Queer Monarchy | Gay Mean Girls
A coming of queer dramedy, Gay Mean Girls explores how relationships shift as we redefine ourselves. Lucy Ching, prom committee member seeks to establish Gay Prom Royalty in an attempt to charm her best friend Miranda, an out lesbian YouTuber.
Directed by Heyishi Zhang
Heyishi Zhang is a Chinese Canadian, award winning filmmaker. She studied film at Ryerson University in which she was the co-founder and president of the Ryerson Alliance of Women Filmmakers. Her first short, Gay Mean Girls (2014) has reached over 3 million views online and is currently expanding into a webseries. Heyishi’s work often examines the politics of identity and its influence on beauty.