Will Ferrell joins indie pic Everything Must Go

Will Ferrell is set to star in the independent film Everything Must Go.

The film will be the feature directorial debut of commercials director Dan Rush. Ferrell will play a guy who loses his job and gets locked out of the house by his wife. She deposits his belongings on the front lawn, and he spends the next four days trying to sell his possessions.

Rush wrote the script, based on a Raymond Carver short story. Filming will start in March 2010.