David Robert Mitchell
|David Robert Mitchell|
David Robert Mitchell in 2010
c. 1974 (age 43–44)|
Clawson, Michigan, U.S.
|Alma mater||Florida State University|
David Robert Mitchell (born c. 1974) is an American film director and writer. He started getting recognition after directing his second feature, the horror film, It Follows (2014).
Early life and education
Mitchell's first film was the coming-of-age drama The Myth of the American Sleepover (2010). Adele Romanski, a friend of Mitchell’s from film school who would later win an Academy Award for Moonlight, served as one of the producers. In an interview, Mitchell said that the film cost about $50,000.
Director and writer
|2010||The Myth of the American Sleepover||Director, writer, and producer|
|2014||It Follows||Director, writer, and producer|
|2018||Under the Silver Lake||Director and writer|
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