Paul Salfen talks to Director Alfonso Gomez Rejon (Glee, American Horror Story) about the movie “ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL” The film premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival to a standing ovation. It won the U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic and the Audience Award for U.S. Drama at the festival.
Gomez-Rejon is a former assistant to Martin Scorsese, and learned from him as well as Nora Ephron, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and Ryan Murphy,
The film is scheduled to be released on June 12, 2015, by Fox Searchlight Pictures.