WHO’S IN IT?
Chloë Grace Moretz (Kick-Ass), Sasha Lane (American Honey), Forrest Goodluck (The Revenant), John Gallagher Jr. (Short Term 12), Jennifer Ehle (The King’s Speech), Marin Ireland (Glass Chin), Owen Campbell (Conviction), Kerry Butler (Campfire Stories), Quinn Shephard (Unaccompanied Minors), Emily Skeggs (Don’t Think Twice), Dalton Harrod (film debut), Christopher Dylan White (Ace the Case), Steven Hauck (Old Boy), Isaac Jin Solstein (The Last Airbender), Melanie Ehrlich (Holy Knight), McCabe Slye (film debut)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Desiree Akhavan (Appropriate Behaviour), director, writer; Cecilia Frugiuele (film debut), writer, producer; Michael B. Clark (Miss Stevens), Jonathan Montepare (Little Men) and Alex Turtletaub (People Places Things), producers; Julian Wass (Hit and Run), composer; Ashley Connor (Butter on the Latch), cinematographer; Sara Shaw (Those People), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Teenager Cameron Post (Moretz) is caught in a compromising position with another girl, and is forced to attend God’s Promise, a Christian camp that practises gay conversion therapy. There, she struggles to comply with the camp’s methods, while also slowly figuring out her true identity…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
This award-winning comedy-drama made waves at Sundance – including the one in London, where we saw this film and reviewed it (click here to see our thoughts!) and now The Miseducation of Cameron Post is finally here to find its audience in this far more accepting time for gay people.