Adrien L. Smart is an independent filmmaker, screenwriter, and spoken word poet living in Vancouver, British Columbia. He is a graduate of the University of Victoria and is most recently the co-writer, co-director, and co-editor of a feature-length independent comedy titled Parker Helps Rose Dispose of a Body. His spoken word poetry has been previously featured in The Blasted Tree, contributing a video poem: White Knuckles/Red Tablecloth along with an interview where he touches on his writing process, and how he got his start as a poet. In 2015, he released a 6-track spoken word EP, and has performed at various events on Vancouver Island over the past two years.
His work is grounded in dark humor, pop-culture, satire, and surrealism, and you can find his short fiction, films, and spoken word poetry on his website
You can also watch the trailer for Parker Helps Rose Dispose of a Body on Vimeo and find information about the film and its release on Instagram & Twitter by using #PHRDoaB.
Works on The Blasted Tree:
- WHITE KNUCKLES/RED TABLECLOTH [video + interview]