Cummings is an acclaimed indie filmmaker who most just lately teamed with PJ McCabe to co-write and direct The Beta Test — a genre-bending function, which world premiered on the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival. He additionally produced and starred in that title alongside Virginia Newcomb and McCabe. The movie a few Hollywood agent who will get caught up in a sinister world of mendacity, infidelity, and digital information screened later performed as an official collection of the Berlin Film Festival, the place Cummings and McCabe have been nominated for the Encounters Award. It was launched by IFC in November of 2021.
Cummings first garnered consideration with the brief Thunder Road, which he wrote, directed, produced and starred in. The movie a few man eulogizing his mom gained the Grand Jury Prize on the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, together with SXSX’s Special Jury Award and different honors, and was in the end tailored right into a function of the identical title — additionally written, directed, produced by and starring Cummings. The 2018 function take gained SXSW’s Grand Jury Award, in addition to the Grand Special Prize on the Deauville Film Festival, additionally screening on the Cannes Film Festival.
Following the success of Thunder Road, Cummings wrote, directed, produced and starred within the 2020 horror-comedy The Wolf of Snow Hollow, which premiered at Fantastic Fest.
Cummings has additionally helped produce options together with Beast Beast, 13 Cameras and Krisha, to call just a few. Notable performing credit for him exterior of his personal tasks embrace Halloween Kills, Dave, The Block Island Sound, The Handmaid’s Tale and Casual.
Cummings has a number of upcoming function movies and tv tasks at the moment in improvement, and continues to be represented by UTA.