Most Popular Titles With Vanita Shastry
1. The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards (2016)
97 min | Comedy, Drama | Post-production
Based on short stories from Robert Boswell's collection, seven vignettes explore the difference between fantasy and reality, memory and history, and the joy and agony of the human condition.
Directors: Mark Columbus, Lauren Hoekstra, Sarah Kruchowski, Ryan Moody, Simon Savelyev, Vanita Shastry, Shadae Lamar Smith, Jeremy David White, Jonathan King | Stars: Rico Rodriguez, Matthew Modine, James Franco, Abigail Spencer
2. Howl (2010)
R | 84 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized.
Votes: 10,746 | Gross: $0.62M
3. Miss Famous (2015)
13 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
All Monica wants is to be wanted. But can she get past her fantasies in order see the truth about her life and desires? This film is part of the UCLA James Franco Collaborative.
4. The Youth (2015)
16 min | Short, Drama, Family
A recent college graduate is frustrated that his life is going nowhere until an old friend offers him the opportunity to make a difference.
5. XR91 BioRebellion 2.0 (2013)
20 min | Short, Comedy
Meet Darren Bost, an earnest but blundering grad student at one of the Nation's top film schools. With little support from his highbrow colleagues, he struggles to produce his overwrought ... See full summary »
8. Divine Rite (2012)
18 min | Short, Drama
On the night that Kwame decides to lose his virginity he must decide whether to fall prey to the pressure from his college peers or be true to his own conscience.
11. After Life (2012)
2 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy
A woman who recently lost her son, is having a hard time getting back to normal life. As her marriage deteriorates, she develops an infatuation with a stranger she meets during visits to the cemetery.
12. Trespasses (2012)
12 min | Short, Drama, Mystery
An ex-IRA member-turned-informer lives in hiding, fearful of being caught. When the love of his life tries to reunite with him, his intense paranoia destroys them both.