The film, which stars Chloë Grace Moretz and American Honey's Sasha Lane, tells the story of teenagers in the 90s sent to a Christian gay conversion camp.
The film that stars Chloe Grace Moretz as a '90s-era teen sent to conversion therapy took the festival's top prize.
The Sundance Film Festival, an increasingly significant awards season player, closed out its 2018 edition Jan. 27 by handing out awards to some of its 123 films. All the while, the true prize for some of the films that premiered—major...Show More Summary
"Directed by Desiree Akhavan and starring Chloë Grace Moretz, the adaptation of Emily M Danforth's 2012 novel [The Miseducation of Cameron Post] secured admiring reviews... for its compassionate study of Christian teenagers struggling with religious disapproval and the injunction to 'pray away the gay'."
Desiree Akhavan’s Miseducation of Cameron Post won the grand jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival this weekend. Adapted from Emily M. Danforth’s 2012 novel, the film stars Chloë Grace Moretz as a teen forced into gay conversion therapy by her evangelical aunt. “We want to dedicate this award to the LGBTQ survivors of sexual... Read more »