Based on Truman Capote's semi-autobiographical story, this sensitive drama centers on Joel, a 13-year-old boy in the '30s South who decides to see his long-missing father following his mother's death. Turned away after travelling to his dad's crumbling mansion, Joel meets a mysterious woman and her gay, kimono-wearing cousin, who spins tales that capture his imagination. With Lothaire Bluteau, Anna Thomson and David Speck. 94 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.