The Transfiguration (2016)

Directed by Michael O'Shea
USA | PG-13 | Drama, Horror | English | 97

Queens, New York…14 year old Milo is an outsider. Orphaned, ignored by his schoolmates and bullied by older kids, he takes refuge in the apartment he shares with his older brother. To escape his solitude, he immerses himself in the world of the vampire. Milo hides a dark secret, but a chance encounter with a new neighbor Sophie leads him to develop new feelings. But is this enough to quash his dark urges? The film was nominated for a Golden Camera at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival where it premiered in the Un Certain Regard section.