Oscar-nominated Hollywood film 'Moonlight'is set to release in India next month.

The Barry Jenkins directorial will hit theIndian screens on February 17, read a statement from PVR Pictures, which is bringing the movieto India.

It is adapted from the short play 'In MoonlightBlack Boys Look Blue'.

Starring Trevante Rhodes Andre, the film touchesthe subjects of race, sexuality, masculinity, identity and isolation.

'Moonlight' is the story of a young man'sstruggle to find himself.

It is told across three defining chaptersin his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, whilegrappling with his own sexuality.