MONKEYBOY is adapted from the short story INTERIOR; MONKEYBOY by Patrick Flanery (Granta 2016).

Couple, Aaron and Edward, yearning to be parents, are thrown into chaos by the arrival of Romeo, a troubled child from the care system.
In a battle between their idealized dream, and the appalling fractured reality, they both struggle to survive the onslaught of the vulnerable child who they cannot now fail.