Just when you thought the festival was dope for Dope, which sold for $7 million, another bigger deal has avalanched the proceedings.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is being picked up by Fox Searchlight after setting off a frenzy among buyers. By Sunday night, bidding had reached $12 million, according to one source, although Searchlight insiders are denying that the deal is for anything approaching that figure.
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