Director BIO: Adam Cushman (THE POET)

Director Biography – Adam Cushman

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Writer, director and producer Adam Cushman (Right, with Producer David J. Phillips on left) has directed three short films including the award-winning THE WHIPPING CLUB. His first feature film RESTRAINT stars Dana Ashbrook (Twin Peaks) and Caitlyn Folley (The FP). His second feature film THE MAESTRO stars Xander Berkeley, Jon Polito, William Russ. Sarah Clarke and Alex Essoe and is currently in post-production.

Short Film: THE POET, 6min., USA, Experimental


After the Second World War, an inspired poet takes the stage.

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  • Film Type:
    Experimental, Short, Other
  • Genres:
    Drama, Poetry, Music
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 32 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 1, 2017
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Shooting Format:
    Arri Alexa
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