Interview of Angal Field

Angal Field shares their experience of being a writer, filmmaker and photographer in today’s media landscape and discusses the trappings of trans visibility. Using the medium of film to “speak back” they personally explore queer family stories and complex subject hoods. Angal speaks of the highs and lows of medically transitioning and the experience of dating in a new body and new gender. Born in Portland Oregon, they describe the limitations of their liberal upbringing and what it means to understand systemic issues that affect marginalized communities in which trans-potential will always be linked to abolition.

Date of Interview:

November 29, 2021

Location of Interview:

Broome Street, New York City

Place of birth:

Portland, Oregon



Interviewed by

Aviva Silverman