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3.3
333 Ratings

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Directed by Desiree Akhavan
United States, 2018
Drama, LGBT+

Synopsis

After Cameron Post is caught with another girl in the backseat of a car, she’s quickly shipped off to a conversion therapy center that treats teens “struggling with same-sex attraction.” At the camp, Cameron is subjected to outlandish discipline, dubious therapy, but also an unlikely gay community.

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The Miseducation of Cameron Post Directed by Desiree Akhavan
In a particularly clever montage of the various icebergs drawn by the disciples of God’s Promise, Akhavan offers a sharp overview of the reasons its inhabitants have been encouraged to attribute to their latent homosexuality.
September 11, 2018
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The trio’s quiet, calmly assured camaraderie forms some of the most heartening – and uncomplicated – joys of the film, far removed from the pre-planned activities and relentless self-searching demanded of them the rest of the time.
September 06, 2018
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Moretz never quite blends in. Every time she’s on screen, it reminds us that for all its realism and quiet sensitivity, Cameron Post can’t help but feel like a tame Hollywood gloss on a rich, complicated subject. That’s not the fault of Moretz, but it emerges as an interesting problem for the movie.
August 03, 2018
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