David Branson Smith

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David Branson Smith was born in New York City in 1984. He began his career working for Mike White on HBO’s ENLIGHTENED, and is the co-writer of two feature films: 2018’s ADRIFT, starring Shailene Woodley, and INGRID GOES WEST, starring Aubrey Plaza, which premiered at Sundance in 2017 won an Indipendent Spirit award for Best First Feature. He is currently working on a feature adaptation of Elliot Holt’s YOU ARE ONE OF THEM for Star Thrower Entertainment.