LGBT+ pic gets Sundance grand jury prize

Chloe Grace Moretz at the Sundance Film Festival 2018. AP.

The Chloe Grace Moretz film "The Miseducation of Cameron Post" has won the Sundance Film Festival's grand jury prize.

Awards were announced Saturday evening in Park City, Utah.

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Adapted from a 2012 novel by Emily M. Danforth, "The Miseducation of Cameron Post" is about a teenage girl who is sent to a gay conversion center. Moretz dedicated the award to LGBTQ survivors of sexual conversion therapy.

The film from director Desiree Akhavan does not yet have a distribution deal in place.

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival ends Sunday.

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The Gayly 1/28/2018 @ 2:24 p.m.