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The Poetry Lesson (2005)

Short | 21 min | Short, Drama

A young Hispanic boy comes of age through his love of poetry. He bridges the worlds of art and action, dealing with the harsh realities of his mother's abusive boyfriend. Bonding with his teacher, he develops his first crush on a poetic ...See moreA young Hispanic boy comes of age through his love of poetry. He bridges the worlds of art and action, dealing with the harsh realities of his mother's abusive boyfriend. Bonding with his teacher, he develops his first crush on a poetic classmate. Written by David Lawrence See less
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David Lawrence (screenwriter) | Angelo Lopez (story writer) (co-writer)
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Oct 2005 (United States)

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Jason Adams
Homeless Man Homeless Man   See fewer
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Michael Diesel
Teacher Teacher   See fewer
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David Lawrence
Mr. Miller Mr. Miller   See fewer
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Michael Lopez
Johnny Johnny   See fewer
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Mariana Parma
Eileen Eileen   See fewer
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Lindsey Rose Sinclair
Amy (as Lindsey Rose) Amy (as Lindsey Rose)   See fewer
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