Born in 1970, Massachusetts. Matt Aselton began directing independently in 2000 for fox sports, TNN, comedy central, and the NFL. He joined the epoch films roster of directors in 2004, and wrote and directed his first feature film gigantic. The film debuted at the Toronto international film festival in 2008 and won the target award for best narrative feature at the Afi Dallas International Film Festival in march 2009. Matt is American and lives in los Angeles.