James Franco has been working hard to shift his creative output from acting to directing. He’s got twenty two different credits under the directing tag on IMDB. He’s a work horse. He gets in there, does the job and gets out. Thanks to this En Mass approach to directing, he’s begining to generate some serious heat when it comes to potential directing gigs. As such, as film that he’s been finished with since 2011 is finally getting released.
Franco’s Sal chronicles the life of infamous, openly gay filmmaker Sal Mineo, the man behind Rebel Without A Cause and Exodus. Mineo became even more famous after he was murdered in 1976. Franco’s film chronicles the life of the infamous artist.