James Franco's poetry short film to debut at Sundance 2010
Actor James Franco will come to the 2010 Sundance Film Festival with the new short film he wrote and directed, Herbert White. The film, based on a poem of the same name, is about a family man struggling with inner demons. Other notable shorts coming to Park City include Spike Jonze’s I’m Here; Rory Kennedy’s immigration documentary The Fence; John C. Reilly and Crispin Glover starring in Drunk History: Tesla & Edison; and Patrik Eklund’s middle-aged relationship story Seeds of the Fall from Sweden. Sundance organizers have selected a total of 70 short films from U.S. and international filmmakers for the festival (which runs Jan. 21-31).