Media 8 Entertainment is to handle international sales for John Krasinkski’s Brief Interviews With Hideous Men

The film, which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival is based on the best-selling novel by David Foster Wallace, Brief Interviews With Hideous Men. It was adapted for the screen and directed by John Krasinski, who stars in upcoming Sam Mendes film Away We Go.

It marks Krasinski’s debut as a director, and features Dominic Cooper, Timothy Hutton, Chris Messina, Julianne Nicholson, Max Minghella, Lou Taylor Pucci and Bobby Cannavale.

The story is about a young graduate student whose boyfriend leaves her and in a bid to fix her heartbreak she conducts a series of interviews with men and learns more about herself.

CAA represents the film’s domestic rights.