A24 the independent entertainment company that produced last years Academy Awards nominees Room and Ex Machina have another possible Oscar player with Moonlight.

Wikipedia describes the premise. Moonlight is the tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality

Moonlight stars Naomie Harris, André Holland, Mahershala Ali, Janelle Monáe, Trevante Rhodes and Alex R. Hibbert. 

It will have its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and play at the New York Film Festival. It opens in NY and LA October 21st.