“Brutal, Intense, Unflinching, Vampire Thriller!
An Urban Let The Right one in!”

Scott Mantz / Access Hollywood – Twitter

“Ruffin brings a quiet intensity that proves consistently commanding”

“The Transfiguration takes the troubled teen urban drama and injects it with dose of Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer”

“Wonderfully shot with proper grit, with great performances from its very young cast, The Transfiguration is a refreshing change for this kind of genre piece”

– The Hollywood News

Transfiguration is the indie horror vampire that the world needed 4.5 stars”

– Pop Creature

“The Transfiguration Might Be the Most Disturbing Horror Movie You See This Year…a great movie that explores what it means to lose oneself in the ideas that power the horror genre”

– Gizmodo

“An instant classic”

– Cinema Slasher

“Ruffin is a wonder..impressively restrained and unsettling film”

– Time Out London

“Absolutely fantastic. Utterly brilliant”

– Vanyaland

“A different kind of New York vampire…horror fans can get behind…starkly beautiful”

– Rue Morgue

“Tantalizing debut…sinking its teeth in all the right places”

– Consequence of Sound

“A beautiful movie…Intimate and shocking. an instant classic in my book…wonderful film”

– Ain’t It Cool News

“Refreshingly original take on vampire lore”

– Austin American Statesman

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Opening April 21

Los Angeles, CA, USA

March 31

Winston Salem, NC, USA

april 3, 5, 8, 9

athens, OH, USA

Opening April 7

New York, NY, USA

April 7, 9, 17

San Francisco, CA, USA

April 8, 9

chattanooga, TN, USA

April 8, 9

Cleveland, OH, USA

April 16, 2017

Philadelphia, PA, USA

April 21, 22, 23

Minneapolis, MN, USA

April 15, 20

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

April 28

New Orleans, LA, USA

April 28

Kansas City, MO, USA

April 28

Columbus, OH, USA

April 28

Vancouver, WA, USA

Monclair film festival

may 4, 7

Montclair, NJ, USA

An official selection at the Cannes Film Festival, writer/director Michael O’Shea’s debut feature The Transfiguration follows troubled teen Milo who hides behind his fascination with vampire lore. When he meets the equally alienated Sophie, the two form a bond that begins to challenge Milo’s dark obsession, blurring his fantasy into reality. A chilling portrait of violence, The Transfiguration is an atmospheric thriller set against the grit of New York City.


Eric Ruffin

Chloe Levine

Aaron Moten

A Film By
Michael O’Shea


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