‘Me And Earl’ Director Traces Path From Scorsese’s Assistant To Sundance : NPR Fresh Air

Director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl won the audience award and the grand jury prize at Sundance. He talks about how losing his dad shaped his approach to the film.

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